Dish or holder; brick-shaped and containing eight cylindrical compartments (one partially filled)

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 15th-16th century
Medium
Clay with alkaline glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 6 x 18.7 x 10.8 cm (2 3/8 x 7 3/8 x 4 1/4 in)
Geography
Egypt
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1902.6
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
Egypt, Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)
Provenance

To 1902
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1902 [1]

From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian in 1902 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1079, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[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.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (C.L. Freer source) 1868 - 1951

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum