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At A Glance

  • Period

    10th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Glazed clay
  • Dimension

    H x W: 5.8 x 23.5 cm (2 5/16 x 9 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    The design on the interior is a horseman turned toward the right holding a flag; broken and repaired, but only tiny pieces missing and replaced by plaster. Luster has worn off unevenly, especially on the back where parts of it have disappeared.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    International Exhibition of Persian Art (January 7 to March 7, 1931)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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