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Catalog Data

Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 60.1 x 55.3 x 23 cm (23 11/16 x 21 3/4 x 9 1/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Palmyra, Homs, Syria
Date:
3rd century (dated 231 CE)
Previous custodian or owner:
Joseph Marcopoli (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
To 1908
Joseph Marcopoli, Aleppo, Syria, to 1908 [1]
From 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Joseph Marcopoli, Aleppo, in 1908 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 5601, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] 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.
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.236
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer West Grand Staircase Corridor
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye38850b338-a2ee-4673-be9c-28e68e80d7c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1908.236