Historical period(s)
14th century?
Medium
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 19.2 x 15.7 cm (7 9/16 x 6 3/16 in)
Geography
Syria
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1907.185
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
iridescence, Syria
Provenance

To 1907
Kalebdjian Frères, Paris, to 1907 [1]

From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Kalebdjian Frères in 1907 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Voucher No. 23, October 1907, L. 1589, 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)

Kalebdjian Frères (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

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

Copyright with museum