Historical period(s)
Abbasid period, 9th century
Medium
Earthenware with molded decoration underglaze
Dimensions
H x W: 2.8 x 28 cm (1 1/8 x 11 in)
Geography
Iraq
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1957.23
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
Abbasid period (750 - 1258), earthenware, Iraq, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • unknown article. no. 1416. .
  • Sekai bijutsu zenshu [A Complete Collection of World Art]. 40 vols., Tokyo, 1960-1966. vol. 22: pl. 61.
  • Richard Ettinghausen, Ernst Kuhnel. A Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present. 6 vols., London and New York, 1938 - 1939. vol. 5: pl. 567a.
  • Oriental Ceramics: The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. vol. 10, pl. 83.
  • Richard Ettinghausen. Medieval Near Eastern Ceramics in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington and Baltimore. p. 9.
  • Arthur Lane. Early Islamic Pottery: Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Persia. Faber Monographs on Pottery and Porcelain London. p. 12, pl. 5B.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 2, pp. 16-17.
  • J.M. Rogers. Treasures of Islamic Art from the Nasser D. Khalili Collection. vol. 22, special edition., Spring 1993. p. 26.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Art of the Arab World. Exh. cat. Washington, 1975. cat. 10, pp. 30-31.
  • Ernst Grube. The World of Islam. Landmarks of the World's Art London. p. 40, fig. 14.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Exhibition of Islamic Pottery at the Freer Gallery of Art. London, March 1974. pp. 219-221, fig. 1.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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