Bowl

Bowl, deep ovoidal; bold flaring foot. Repaired and partially restored with plaster.
Clay: sandy, gray-white.
Glaze: white, with faint greenish cast.
Decoration: painted in red, green, gray-blue and black enamels over glaze.

Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, 13th century
Medium
Stone-paste with underglaze painted decoration
Dimensions
H x W: 8.6 x 21.8 cm (3 3/8 x 8 9/16 in)
Geography
Iran, Sava
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.75
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

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

To 1909
Bauer-Folsom Company, New York to 1909 [1]

From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bauer-Folsom Company in 1909 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1939, 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)

Bauer-Folsom Galleries (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Description

Bowl, deep ovoidal; bold flaring foot. Repaired and partially restored with plaster.
Clay: sandy, gray-white.
Glaze: white, with faint greenish cast.
Decoration: painted in red, green, gray-blue and black enamels over glaze.

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

Copyright with museum