Gilan Province. 1st-3rd century. Height 10.4 cm. Private collection, Tokyo.
A pitcher with a rolled rim, made of translucent glass that has effloresced. A mark remains where the neck and body were joined when the vessel was made. There are vertical ribs on the body, which bulges toward the base, and a pontil mark in the center of the base.
- Shinji Fukai, Persian Glass (New York: Weatherhill, 1977), plate no. 28
- Photo by Bin Takahashi
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