Fahim Kouchakji, New York. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Fahim Kouchakji, New York. 
 Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Alter cruet made of purple-colored, mold-blown glass now partly covered by iridescence. Decoration on hexagonal body consists of cross potent on steps and on globe, leaved cross, and lozenge-shaped figure in rectangle, possibly standing for bookbinding and therefore symbolizing the Gospe l. One of a pair: 35.15-16.
- Published References
- Richard Ettinghausen. Ancient Glass in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1962. p. 23, fig. 66.
- Untitled Article. Washington, Monday, May 27, 1935. p. 2.
- Collection Area(s)
- Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum