Bowl

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Persian, Seljuk, late 12th -early 13th century.
Bowl: Deep semi-globular; bold basal ring. Broken and repaired.
Clay: soft, white.
Glaze: white tin, with evidences of incipient disintegration.
Decoration: painted in blue, violet, red, and black over glaze with additional details in relief, gilded.

Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, late 12th-early 13th
Medium
Stone-paste with underglaze and overglaze decoration and gold
Dimensions
H x W: 8.1 x 20.4 cm (3 3/16 x 8 1/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1925.4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Iran, musician, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)
Provenance

To 1925
Parish-Watson Company, New York. [1]

From 1925
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Parish-Watson Company, New York in Feb. 1925. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1. Also, see sales receipt in the Accession File, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Parish-Watson Company

Description

Persian, Seljuk, late 12th -early 13th century.
Bowl: Deep semi-globular; bold basal ring. Broken and repaired.
Clay: soft, white.
Glaze: white tin, with evidences of incipient disintegration.
Decoration: painted in blue, violet, red, and black over glaze with additional details in relief, gilded.

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

Copyright with museum