Narghileh (bowl for a waterpipe)

Persian
Safavid
17th century


Object Place: Mashhad, Iran

Dimensions

19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

95.412

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay and glaze frit) with cobalt blue painted on white slip under clear glaze; gilt silver top

On View

Islamic Gallery (Gallery 175)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics

Provenance

Gift of Mr. & Mrs. G. W. Wales, March 28, 1895.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales