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Persian Hookah
Title Persian Hookah
Accession Number AM-DA-606
Title2 Persian Hookah
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Decorative Art Gallery
Object Type Decorative Art
Main Material Porcelain
Component Material II Wood
Component Material III Bronze
Manufacturing Technique Casting and Carving
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Persian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data NA
Author NA
Country Iran
Provenance NA
Origin Place Not Known
Find Place Not Known
Scribe NA
Style NA
School Not Known
Patron/Dynasty NA
Period / Year of Work 20th Century
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 68 x 45 cm
Detailed Description A Persian Hookah made of porcelain and wood. Farsi of Hookah is painted with peacock blue color. It is decorated by golden leaves and small flower sticks. Tri-petal flowers are prominently painted in golden and turquoise colour. On the mid portion of Hookah, a portrait of Royal family or may be a Persian King has been made. The Portrait of Persian royal wears coat tightened with cross belt and on both sides of chest, twenty one medals or buttons have been shown. On the shoulder having three stars at each side shows brave personality of the depicted portrait. The Royal portrait is wearing crown hat on his head. Staring eyes, long moustaches and healthy face is gouging the majestic look with full gesture.
Brief Description A Persian Hookah made of porcelain and wood.