Imperfect Perfection - Early Islamic Glass (English Edn)

A rare look into the glass collection of the Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar, through the eyes of an ancient and medieval glass expert and aficionado. Imperfect Perfection summarises the material culture of glass from the time leading up to and during the Islamic Golden Age, providing insights into the artifacts, history and process of discovery. The glass is extravagantly photographed to reflect the intimacy of the objects.

Michelle Walton, Museum of Islamic Art (Daw?ah, Qatar). ovoid Bottle Free—
blown glass with wheel—cut facets Iran 6th — 8th century H: 8.2 cm, Dia: 9.4 cm
GL.32 Miniature Ewer Free—blown glass with applied pads and handle Syria.