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At A Glance

  • Period

    4th century
  • Geography

    Syria
  • Material

    Glass
  • Dimension

    Diam (overall): 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1909.775
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1909.775

Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

    Giovanni Dattari (1858-1923) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    To 1909
    Giovanni Dattari (circa 1858-1923), Cairo, Egypt, to 1909 [1]
    From 1909 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Giovanni Dattari in 1909 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See S.I. 189, Miscellaneous List, Egyptian Glass, pgs. 1 and 36, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This piece is part of a collection of glass that was purchased en bloc and includes 1,388 specimens (for further purchase information, see the folder for F1909.332).
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Origin

    Syria
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Jewelry and Ornament
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