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)
Syria, Damascus
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Glass, Vessel


blown, enamel, gilding, Mamluk period (1250 - 1517), Syria, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962

Published References
  • Thomas Lawton Linda Merrill. Freer: a legacy of art. Washington and New York, 1993. p. 121, fig. 82.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Art of the Arab World. Exh. cat. Washington, 1975. cat. 74, p. 138.
  • Marilyn Stokstad. Art: A Brief History., rev. 2nd ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J. 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, N.J. p. 232, fig. 9.28.
  • et. al. The Heritage of World Civilization. combined volume, , 6th edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ. p. 266.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum