Dish

Historical period(s)
12th century?
Medium
Stone-paste painted underglaze
Dimensions
H x W: 5.1 x 20.2 cm (2 x 7 15/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1903.193
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
Iran
Provenance

To 1903
Unidentified private dealer, Paris, to 1903 [1]

From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from an unidentifed private dealer in Paris, through Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Paris, in 1903 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Voucher No. 1, November 1903, L. 1232, 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
The Story of the Beautiful
Google Cultural Institute
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