Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1911 
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, New York in 1911 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 2089, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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
Bowl, deep ovoidal; bold foot pierced with one hole. Slight restoration at the rim.
Clay: hard, grayish-white, sonant.
Glaze: cream white.
Decoration: painted in gold lustre with metallic reflection.
Neg. No. 6498AA, 9166-7B
- Published References
- Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 98, pp. 210-211.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
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