Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 14th or 17th century
Medium
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 12.5 x 1.6 cm (4 15/16 x 5/8 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1903.198
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Tile

Keywords
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), Turkey
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. 1237, 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

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ottoman Art at the Freer Gallery of Art. no. 4 Istanbul, 1970-1971. p. 196.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum