Date Made/Found: 1800-1899
Material and Medium: Brass
Dimensions: Overall: 136 × 170mm (5 3/8 × 6 11/16in.)
Department: Decorative Art
This is a brass vase made in Persia (modern day Iran), probably in the 1800s.
The vase has a round base and pedestal. The lip is engraved with an inscription and figures. The body is engraved with hunting and war scenes, with human figures carrying staffs and one bear.
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