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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    ca. 1917
  • Geography

    Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • Material

    Clay with iridescent glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 29.6 x 16.7 cm (11 5/8 x 6 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

    Pewabic Pottery (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI [1]
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
    [1] See receipt from Pewabic Pottery to Charles Lang Freer, August 2, 1917, Box 123, Folder 8, Charles Lang Freer Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Author M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, copy in object file.
    [2] The original deed of Charles Lang Free's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
    Research Completed on July 29, 2022
  • Origin

    Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

  • On View

    Freer Gallery 09: Freer’s Global Network
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