Historical period(s)
12th-13th century
Medium
Glazed clay
Style
Raqqa ware
Dimensions
H x W: 46 x 39.7 cm (18 1/8 x 15 5/8 in)
Geography
Syria, Raqqa
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1913.11
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Furniture and Furnishing
Type

Tabouret

Keywords
Raqqa ware, Syria
Provenance

To 1913
Aziez Khayat, New York to 1913 [1]

From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Aziez Khayat in February 1913 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Voucher No. 18, February 1913, 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)

Aziez Khayat (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

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