Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, late 12th centrury
Medium
Stonepaste painted over glaze; decoration carved through black slip
Dimensions
H x W: 8.1 x 20.9 cm (3 3/16 x 8 1/4 in)
Geography
Iran, Rayy?
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.315
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Iran, iridescence, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)
Provenance

To 1909
T.J. Larkin, London, to 1909 [1]

From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from T.J. Larkin in 1909 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1943, 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)

Thomas Joseph Larkin (C.L. Freer source) 1848 - 1915
Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919

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

Copyright with museum