Bead with inscription

Historical period(s)
ca. 700-1300 CE
Medium
Agate
Dimensions
H x Diam: 2.3 × 3.1 cm (7/8 × 1 1/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1999.6.63
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Tool and Equipment
Type

Bead

Keywords
WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From prior to 1973 to 1999
Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick, Chevy Chase, Maryland, acquired by Dr. Leonard Gorelick before 1973. [1]

From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick, Chevy Chase, Maryland. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.

[2] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Gorelick

Published References
  • Antonietta Catanzariti. The Ancient Near East Seal Collection. Washington. .
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
The Ancient Near East Seal Collection
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