Glassware From Begram. Kapisa Province.
This elegant dark-blue glass vessel flecked with gold is delicately encased with a filigree of glass ribbons (17 cm. tall). It was looted, but kindly returned by the Japan Committee for the Protection of Displaced Cultural Properties at Tokyo University of the arts in August 2016.
Photo: Louis Dupree from Rice and Rowland Art in Afghanistan: Objects from the Kabul Museum, 1971
- acku Afghanistan
- Image Size
- 4121x5410 / 4.5MB
- Contained in galleries
- NATIONAL MUSEUM II: CE (Common Era)