Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, late 15th-early 16th century
Medium
Silver, chased and gilded
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.3 x 10.9 x 10.9 cm (1 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 4 5/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1987.13
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
chasing, flower, gilding, hammering, Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), Turkey, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

Ibrahim Beyhun [1]

To 1987
Axia Art Islamique et Byzantin, London and Lichtenstein, to 1987

From 1987
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Axia Art Islamique et Byzantin, London and Lichtenstein in 1987

Notes:

[1] According to Curatorial Note 6 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Axia Art Islamique et Byzantin
Ibrahim Beyhun

Published References
  • Mr. Yanni Petsopoulos. Tulips, Arabesques, and Turbans: Decorative Arts from the Ottoman Empire. New York and London. cat. 21, p. 44.
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. Rajput Painting at Bundi and Kota. no. 32 Ascona, Switzerland. pp. 73, 75, fig. 17.
  • Nurhan Atasoy, Dr. Julian Raby. Iznik: The Pottery of Ottoman Turkey. Istanbul and London. pp. 79-81, fig. 62.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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