Jug

citation

Decoration: in applied relief outlined with red, and further adorned with red, green and blue enamels and gold. Pseudo-inscriptions in blue enamel inside.

Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, early 13th century
Medium
Stone-paste painted over glaze with enamel (minai)
Dimensions
H x W: 14.5 x 13.7 cm (5 11/16 x 5 3/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1929.10
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jug

Keywords
Iran, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)
Provenance

1929
Parish-Watson Company, New York 1929 [1]

From 1929
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Parish-Watson Company, New York in 1929 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Parish-Watson Company

Description

Decoration: in applied relief outlined with red, and further adorned with red, green and blue enamels and gold. Pseudo-inscriptions in blue enamel inside.

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 47, pp. 106-107.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum