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Medium:
Stone-paste painted under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 8 x 19.4 cm (3 1/8 x 7 5/8 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Egypt or Syria
Date:
possibly 13th century
Description:
Clay: sandy, rosy buff.
Glaze: transparent with a greenish cast; crazed. It is applied over a white slip inside the bowl and over the body outside.
Decoration: inside, painted in brown on the slip under glaze.
Provenance:
To 1942
Dikran G. Kelekian, Inc., New York to 1942 [1]
From 1942
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, Inc. in 1942 [2]
Notes:
[1] See Freer Gallery or Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Dikran G. Kelekian, Inc.
Topic:
ceramic  Search this
Syria  Search this
Egypt  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
stone-paste  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1942.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye35fae65b5-bb40-4e36-95d4-d30d76ebafa8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1942.9