Historical period(s)
Mamluk period, mid-14th century
Glass with enamel and gilt
H x W x D: 49.7 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm (19 9/16 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in)
Syria, Damascus
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Glass, Vessel


blown, enamel, gilding, Mamluk period (1250 - 1517), Syria, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962

Published References
  • Thomas Lawton Linda Merrill. Freer: a legacy of art. Washington and New York, 1993. p. 121, fig. 82.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Art of the Arab World. Exh. cat. Washington, 1975. cat. 74, p. 138.
  • et. al. The Heritage of World Civilization. combined volume, , 6th edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ. p. 266.
  • Laurie Schneider Adams. Exploring the Humanities: Creativity and Culture in the West. Teaching and Learning, Classroom ed. 2 vols., Upper Saddle River, N.J. p. 232, fig. 9.28.
  • Marilyn Stokstad. Art: A Brief History., rev. 2nd ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J. p. 201, fig. 8-15.
  • Jonathan M. Bloom Sheila Blair. And Diverse are their Hues. p. 231, fig. 152.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum