From 1930s to 1970
Dr. Myron Bement Smith (1897-1970), New York. 
1970 – 71
Mrs. Myron Bement Smith, Washington D.C. 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. Myron Bement Smith. 
 Curatorial remark 2 in the object record. Dr. Smith was an archaeologist, specializing in ancient Islamic architecture. Mr. and Mrs. Smith were known to be in Isfahan in 1936. See A.T. Olmstead's "A Year of Research in the Near East" (Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research, no. 69, Feb. 1938, pg. 23).
 See note 1.
 See Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office. The object was transferred from the Freer Study Collection to the Permanent Collection approved on December 3, 1973.
- Previous Owner(s)
Mrs. Myron Bement Smith
Dr. Myron Bement Smith 1897 - 1970
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
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