Historical period(s)
Mamluk period, mid-14th century
Glass with enamel and gilt
H x W x D: 49.7 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm (19 9/16 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in)
Probably Egypt
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 26
Glass, Vessel


Mamluk period (1250 - 1517), Roman Period (30 BCE - 395 CE), Syria
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Thomas Lawton, Linda Merrill. Freer: a legacy of art. Washington and New York, 1993. p. 121, fig. 82.
  • Avinoam Shalem. What a Small World’: Interpreting Works of Art in the Age of Global Art History. no. 13 Los Angeles, February 2021. p. 131, fig. 6.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Art of the Arab World. Exh. cat. Washington, 1975. cat. 74, p. 138.
  • Marilyn Stokstad. Art: A Brief History., 2nd rev. ed. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. p. 201, fig. 8-15.
  • Jonathan M. Bloom, Sheila Blair. And Diverse are their Hues. p. 231, fig. 152.
  • Laurie Schneider Adams. Exploring the Humanities: Creativity and Culture in the West. Teaching and Learning, Classroom ed. 2 vols., Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. p. 232, fig. 9.28.
  • et al. The Heritage of World Civilization. combined volume, , 6th ed. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. p. 266.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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