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Stone-paste painted under glaze
H x W x D (overall): 21.1 x 16.4 x 12.3 cm (8 5/16 x 6 7/16 x 4 13/16 in)
late 16th century
Clay: buff colored, soft.
Glaze: thin, transparent.
Decoration: polychrome design of sailing dhows, castles on rocks, birds, etc.
C. Dikran Kelekian, New York to 1968 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from C. Dikran Kelekian in 1968 
 See Freer Gallery or Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.
 See note 1.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Arts of the Islamic World (May 3, 1998 to January 3, 2016)
Turkish Art (May 26, 1982 to June 24, 1982)
Turkish Ceramics (September 24, 1982 to May 10, 1985)
Turkish Art (November 1, 1980 to May 25, 1982)
Art of the Near East (August 21, 1977 to December 14, 1979)
Ceramics from the World of Islam (January 16, 1974 to July 1, 1974)
Turkish Art—Special Exhibition (August 1, 1973 to December 19, 1973)
Near Eastern Art (June 15, 1973 to May 7, 1975)
Near Eastern Art—Paintings, Pottery (August 18, 1967 to February 10, 1972)
Previous custodian or owner:
C. Dikran Kelekian (1900-1982)
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)
Arts of the Islamic World
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
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