Historical period(s)
15th century
Medium
Composite body painted under glaze.
Dimensions
H x W: 6.1 x 33.1 cm (2 3/8 x 13 1/16 in)
Geography
Syria or Iran
Credit Line
Bequest of Adrienne Minassian
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-4774
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
bird, flower, Iran, Syria
Provenance

To 1994
Adrienne Minassian (1913-1994), New York. [1]

From 1994 to 1999
Estate of Adrienne Minassian. [2]

From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, bequeathed by Adrienne Minassian, accessioned in 1999. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.

[2] See object record.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Estate of Adrienne Minassian
Adrienne Minassian 1913-1994

Published References
  • Lisa Golombek. Persian Pottery in the First Global Age. .
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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