Bookbinding

citation

Decoration in blind and gold tooling.

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, mid-15th century
Medium
Tooled brown leather on pasteboard
Dimensions
H x W: 26.7 x 18.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1929.21
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Book
Type

Bookbinding

Keywords
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), Turkey
Provenance

To 1929
Kirkor Minassian (1874-1944), New York, New York. [1]

From 1929
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Kirkor Minassian, New York, New York in April 1929. [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)

Kirkor Minassian 1874 - 1944

Description

Decoration in blind and gold tooling.

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

Copyright with museum