Tile fragment, red clay; dark brown manganese glaze, black and blue underglaze

citation

Medium
Earthenware
Dimensions
H x W: 4.7 x 4.5 cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/4 in)
Geography
Northern Algeria, Tlemcen
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Slusser in memory of Dorothy Shepherd Payer
Accession Number
FSC-P-4098
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Tile (fragment)

Keywords
Algeria, earthenware
Provenance

From ? to 1992
Dorothy Shepherd Payer (1916-1992). [1]

1992
Estate of Dorothy Shepherd Payer. [2]

From 1992 to 1993
Mary Slusser, Washington, D.C., by inheritance from the estate of her sister, Dorothy Shepherd Payer. [3]

From 1993
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary Slusser, Washington, D.C. [4]

Notes:

[1] See object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[4] See note 3.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum