Beehive cover

Historical period(s)
1892-1893 (A.H. 1310)
Medium
Glazed earthenware
Dimensions
Diam x D: 22.5 × 1 cm (8 7/8 × 3/8 in)
Geography
Iran, Shahbaster
Credit Line
Estate of Mary Shepherd Slusser
Accession Number
S2018.57
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Cover

Keywords
beekeeping, deer, earthenware, Iran
Provenance

From 1964 to 1992
Dorothy Shepherd Payer (1916-1992), acquired as gift in Iran in 1964 [1]

1992
Estate of Dorothy Shepherd Payer

From 1992
Dr. Mary Shepherd Slusser (1918-2017), Washington, DC, inherited from the estate of her sister, Dorothy Shepherd Payer in 1992

From 2017 to 2018
Estate of Dr. Mary Shepherd Slusser, Accokeek, Maryland

From 2018
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of the Estate of Mary Shepherd Slusser, Accokeek, Maryland [2]

Notes:

[1] See the Acquisition Justification Form, object file, Collections Management Office.

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

Previous Owner(s)

Estate of Dorothy Shepherd Payer
Dorothy Shepherd Payer 1916 - 1992
Dr. Mary Shepherd Slusser American, 1918 - 2017
Estate of Mary Shepherd Slusser American, died 2017

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Rights Statement

Undetermined copyright

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