London, South Kensington
29 April 2005
A LARGE GUJARATI OLIVE-BROWN COLOURED GLASS WINE BOTTLE, INDIA, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
Of double gourd form with an applied rounded band to the neck -- 62cm. (24in.) high
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Moreshwar G. Dikshit, History of Indian Glass, Bombay, 1969, pls. 42-6.
Stephen Markel, Indian and 'Indianate' Glass vessels in the LAC museum of Art, Journal of Glass Studies 33, 1991, figs. 18-27.
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