Bowl with circular facets
The bowl has an outward-curving lip.
Excavated in 1969 by Mohandes Ali Hakemi of the Iranian Center of Archaeological Research, in a tomb of the late Parthian dynasty at Shimam in the Rudbar area (excavation no. 124). Rudbar is located midway along the road connecting Qazvin with Resht on the Caspian Sea coast.
- Shinji Fukai, Persian Glass (New York: Weatherhill, 1977), figures no. 14, 15 and 32
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