Jug (mashrabah)

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Historical period(s)
Safavid period, early 16th century
Medium
Brass, traces of gold and silver inlay
Dimensions
H x W: 12.8 x 13.3 cm (5 1/16 x 5 1/4 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1977.4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Jug

Keywords
Afghanistan, casting, engraving, inlay, Iran, Lathe work, Safavid period (1501 - 1722), turning, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Ahuan (Islamic Art Services Limited)

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. cat. 25, pp. 181-185.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum