Double-shelled ewer

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Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, early 13th century
Medium
Stone-paste body painted under glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 29.1 x 18.1 x 18.1 cm (11 7/16 x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1949.19
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Ewer

Keywords
Iran, iridescence, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

E. Safani

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 23, p. 58-59.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Exhibition of 2500 Years of Persian Art. Exh. cat. Washington, 1971. cat. 75.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Exhibition of Islamic Pottery at the Freer Gallery of Art. London, March 1974. p. 223, fig. 8.
  • Robert J. Charleston. Islamic Pottery. Masterpieces of Western and Near Eastern Ceramics, vol. 4 Tokyo and New York. pl. 51.
  • Richard Ettinghausen. Medieval Near Eastern Ceramics in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington and Baltimore. p. 29.
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 88.
  • Sato Masahiko. Yakimono nyumon., shohan. Tokyo. p. 138.
  • Sekai bijutsu zenshu (A Complete Collection of World Art). 40 vols., Tokyo, 1960-1966. fig. 110.
  • Marianna Shreve Simpson. L'Art Islamique: Asiae, Iran, Afgahanistan, Asia Centrale et Inde. La Grammaire des Styles Paris, 1956-1958. pp. 26-28.
  • Symbols of Power: Luxury Textiles from Islamic Lands, 7th-21st Century. Cleveland. .
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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