Half cruciform tile

citation

Historical period(s)
13th-14th century?
Medium
Stone-paste painted with blue glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 19.9 x 10.2 cm (7 13/16 x 4 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.411
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Tile

Keywords
Iran
Provenance

To 1909
Vitali Madjar, Cairo, to 1909 [1]

From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Vitali Madjar in 1909 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1970, 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
Vitali Madjar (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum

Related Objects