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Square tile with slag attachments
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Stone-paste with glaze
H x W x D: 14.7 x 14.5 x 1.7 cm (5 13/16 x 5 11/16 x 11/16 in)
Tile, square; slag attachments.
Clay: soft, dense, white.
Glaze: light turquoise blue, frosted with silvery areas of partial disintegration.
Kalebjian, Paris, to 1905 
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Kalebjian in 1905 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 1410, as well as Voucher No. 1, October 1905,
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:
Kalebjian Frères (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Arts of the Islamic World
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
Related Online Resources:
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