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Clay with alkaline glaze
H x W x D: 6 x 18.7 x 10.8 cm (2 3/8 x 7 3/8 x 4 1/4 in)
Clay: dense, grayish.
Glaze: dark green.
Decoration: deeply incised in the paste, only upper surfaces being glazed.
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1902 
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian in 1902 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 1079, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (1868-1951) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)
Arts of the Islamic World
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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