Historical period(s)
Sasanian period, 500-700
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 5.4 x 13.1 x 13.1 cm (2 1/8 x 5 3/16 x 5 3/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Kathryn and Clarence Kubichek in memory of Gladys Scott
Accession Number
S1997.10
On View Location
Freer Gallery 21a: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
casting, Iran, Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From the early to mid-1960s
Gladys Scott, acquired in Iran in the early to mid-1960s [1]

To 1997
Kathryn Scott Kubichek, Blairstown, Iowa, by descent from Gladys Scott, to 1997

From 1997
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Kathryn Scott Kubichek and Clarence Kubichek in 1997

Notes:

[1] According to Provenance Note 1 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Kathryn Scott Kubichek American, 1919 - 2008
Gladys Scott
Clarence Kubichek

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

Copyright with museum