Long-necked Bottle

Glass, colorless with green tinge; blown, blown applied foot, applied decoration, enameled and gilded | 49.8cm | First half 14th century

Unknown Artist

Especially after the Mongol‑Mamluk peace of 1323, the Chinese motifs popular in contemporary Ilkhanid art began to appear in the art and architecture of the Mamluks. Here, a Chinese cloud‑collar design provides the framework of four medallions, each ...
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