Mammoth jar

Medium
Glazed clay
Dimensions
H x W: 63.9 x 47.6 cm (25 3/16 x 18 3/4 in)
Geography
Italy
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1910.50
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Italy
Provenance

From at least 1910 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from an unidentified owner by 1910 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Accession List, Collections Management office. According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record, there is no record of purchase for this object.

[2] 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

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum