Historical period(s)
14th-15th century?
Medium
Stone-paste decorated with glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 9.5 x 20.1 cm (3 3/4 x 7 15/16 in)
Geography
Syria
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1905.277
On View Location
Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Syria
Provenance

To 1905
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1905 [1]

From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian in 1905 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Voucher No. 48, October 1905, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (C.L. Freer source) 1868 - 1951

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
The Story of the Beautiful
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum