Oil lamp

Historical period(s)
12th-13th century?
Medium
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 4.8 x 15 cm (1 7/8 x 5 7/8 in)
Geography
Syria
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1903.201
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Lamp

Keywords
ibex, Syria
Provenance

To 1903
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Paris, France to 1903 [1]

From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, 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, and Original Pottery List, L. 1240, 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
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