Historical period(s)
Il-Khanid dynasty, 1284-1285
Medium
Stone-paste with cobalt-blue glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 50.2 x 40.4 cm (19 3/4 x 15 7/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1908.198
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353), Iran
Provenance

To 1908
Tabbagh Frères, Paris, to 1908 [1]

From 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tabbagh Frères, Paris, through the Bauer-Folsom Company, New York, in 1908 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1860, 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)

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

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 313.
  • Masterpieces of Western and Near Eastern Ceramics. 8 vols., Tokyo and New York. pl. 53.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 77, pp. 168-169.
  • Richard Ettinghausen Ernst Kuhnel. A Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present. 6 vols., London and New York, 1938 - 1939. pp. 1622-1623, 1690, no. 156, pl. 760.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum