JB.1251. Ewer with high spout, cast bronze with
engraved decoration. Nearly spherical body
restingon a raised base, cylindrical neck with a
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
pomegranate-shaped thumb-piece. Engraved
decoration is on the body and scrollwork on the
neck and spout.
Afghanistan, 11th century.
Prof. Geza Fehervari
Prof. Geoffrey King