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Architectural fragment

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Stone-paste, cobalt blue glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 3.8 x 3 x 1.5 cm (1 1/2 x 1 3/16 x 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    From 1934 to 1970
    Dr. Myron Bement Smith (1897-1970). [1]
    From 1970 to 71
    Mrs. Myron Bement Smith, Washington DC [2]
    From 1971
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. Myron Bement Smith, Washington DC [3]
    [1] See folder sheet note dated July 26, 2006, copy in Myron Bement Smith Collection file, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] See note 1. Also see correspondences between Mrs. Myron Bement Smith and the Freer Gallery of Art, copy in Myron Bement Smith Collection file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dr. Myron Bement Smith (1897-1970)
    Mrs. Myron Bement Smith
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift from Mrs. Myron Bement Smith, from the collection of Myron Bement Smith
  • Type

    Architectural Element
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