Sherd, transparent with greenish tinge, pontil mark; black and blue underglaze

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Historical period(s)
Ayyubid period
Medium
Glass
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 3 x 2.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1 in)
Geography
Iran?
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Slusser in memory of Dorothy Shepherd Payer
Accession Number
FSC-G-56
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Vessel
Type

Pottery fragment: sherd

Keywords
Ayyubid period (1171 - 1250), blown, Iran
Provenance

From at least 1968
George Scanlon (1925-2014), Egypt [1]

From ? to 1992
Dorothy Shepherd Payer (1916-1992) [2]

1992
Estate of Dorothy Shepherd Payer [3]

From 1992 to 1993
Mary Slusser (1918-2017), Washington, D.C., by inheritance from the estate of her sister, Dorothy Shepherd Payer [4]

From 1993
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary Slusser, Washington, D.C. [5]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

[4] See note 1.

[5] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Mary Shepherd Slusser American, 1918 - 2017
Dorothy Shepherd Payer 1916 - 1992
Estate of Dorothy Shepherd Payer
George Scanlon 1925 - 2014

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

Copyright with museum