Bronze Ewer

SKU JB.1251
Circa

11 th Century AD to 12 th Century AD

Dimensions

8.2″ (20.8cm) high x 5.1″ (13.0cm) wide

Medium

Bronze

Origin

Central Asia

Gallery Location

UK


 

Ewer with high spout, cast bronze with engraved decoration. Nearly spherical body restingon a raised base, cylindrical neck with a collar at its lower part with an everted narrow flat rim, high and bent bird-shaped spout with a freely- moving ring on the front, straight handle with a tall, pomegranate-shaped thumb-piece. Engraved floral decoration is on the body and scrollwork on the neck and spout. Afghanistan, 11th century. Prof. Geza Fehervari Prof. Geoffrey King

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