Maker(s)
Artist: Ali ibn Yusuf (early 13th century)
Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, early 13th century
Medium
Stone-paste painted under glaze and over glaze with enamel
Dimensions
H x W: 8.7 x 20.6 cm (3 7/16 x 8 1/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1937.5
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Iran, kufic script, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1937
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York, to 1937 [1]

From 1937
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, New York in 1937 [2]

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Freer Gallery or Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dikran Garabed Kelekian 1868 - 1951

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

Copyright with museum