Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, 12th-13th century
Medium
Earthenware incised and painted with polychrome glazes
Dimensions
Diam: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in)
Geography
Afghanistan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1944.49
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Afghanistan, bird, earthenware, Iran, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1944
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1944 [1]

From 1944
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian in 1944 [2]

Notes:

[1] 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