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Head of the god Pataikos

Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W: 2.1 x 2.1 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Egypt
Date:
664-525 BCE
Period:
Late Period
Topic:
man  Search this
Late Period (664 - 332 BCE)  Search this
Egypt  Search this
Ancient Egyptian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.399
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Water holder in the form of an ox

Medium:
Bronze, gilding
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.5 x 10.1 x 5.4 cm (2 9/16 x 4 x 2 1/8 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
960-1279
Period:
Song dynasty
Topic:
water  Search this
Song dynasty (960 - 1279)  Search this
ox  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.261
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Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: Iskandar (Alexander) and the talking tree; verso: text

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40.8 x 30.1 cm (16 1/16 x 11 7/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Tabriz, Iran
Date:
ca. 1330
Period:
Mongol period
Topic:
tree  Search this
Shahnama  Search this
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353)  Search this
Alexander  Search this
naskh script  Search this
Mongol period (1220 - 1380)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1935.23
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Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: text:; verso: illustration and text: Bahram Gur finds Jamshid's treasure

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 20.8 x 28.8 cm (8 3/16 x 11 5/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Tabriz, Iran
Date:
ca. 1330
Period:
Mongol period
Topic:
peacock  Search this
Shahnama  Search this
lion  Search this
donkey  Search this
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353)  Search this
naskh script  Search this
Mongol period (1220 - 1380)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Bahram Gur  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
epic  Search this
ram  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1935.24
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Bowl

Medium:
Earthenware painted over glaze with luster
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 8.9 x 21 cm (3 1/2 x 8 1/4 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Egypt
Date:
12th century
Period:
Fatimid period
Topic:
Fatimid period (909 - 1171)  Search this
Egypt  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1936.2
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Fragment of a Qur'an, sura 2:191-233

Medium:
Ink, color and gold on parchment
Dimensions:
H x W: 24.5 x 33 cm (9 5/8 x 13 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Near East
Date:
9th-10th century
Period:
Abbasid period
Topic:
Islam  Search this
Abbasid period (750 - 1258)  Search this
Qur'an  Search this
kufic script  Search this
Iraq  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
sura 2  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1937.6.1-33
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An angel, flying, with cup and wine flask

Artist:
Attributed to Shah Quli  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color wash and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 18 x 13.5 cm (7 1/16 x 5 5/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
Probably Istanbul, Turkey
Date:
mid-16th century
Period:
Ottoman period
Topic:
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)  Search this
wine  Search this
angel  Search this
illumination  Search this
Turkey  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1937.7
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Suzuribako (writing box)

Medium:
Gold and pewter on stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.1 x 22.1 x 22.6 cm (2 x 8 11/16 x 8 7/8 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
17th or 18th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
landscape  Search this
pine tree  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
moon  Search this
writing  Search this
cloud  Search this
willow tree  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.19a-i
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Kodansu (small cabinet)

Medium:
Lacquer, gold, shell on wood with gilt metal fittings
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 28 x 21.3 x 33.4 cm (11 x 8 3/8 x 13 1/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Momoyama or Edo period
Topic:
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.20a-j
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Painter's box (E-bako)

Medium:
Lacquer and mother of pearl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 20.3 x 17.2 x 35.8 cm (8 x 6 3/4 x 14 1/8 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
chrysanthemum  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.21a-f
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Box for Writing Equipment (suzuribako)

Artist:
Matasune  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer, gold, silver, wood; silvered metal water dropper and stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 x 21.6 x 23.7 cm (1 15/16 x 8 1/2 x 9 5/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
17th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
autumn  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
moon  Search this
writing  Search this
poetry  Search this
grass  Search this
Japan  Search this
lettering  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.22a-k
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Fubako (letter box)

Medium:
Lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.5 x 9.6 x 25 cm (2 15/16 x 3 3/4 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
18th or 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
phoenix  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
chrysanthemum  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.23a-d
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Box for writing instruments (suzuribako)

Medium:
Lacquer, gold, silver, and pigments, wood, silver water dropper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.9 x 22.9 x 25.1 cm (1 15/16 x 9 x 9 7/8 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
writing  Search this
maple tree  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.24a-h
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Inkstone box (suzuribako)

Medium:
Lacquer, gold, and silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.5 x 20.9 x 23 cm (1 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 9 1/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
crane  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.25a-g
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Yakuro (medicine chest) of ro-iro (polished black) lacquer, with six drawers

Medium:
Lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 33.8 x 19.3 x 32.8 cm (13 5/16 x 7 5/8 x 12 15/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1615-1868
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
inscription  Search this
chrysanthemum  Search this
plum blossom  Search this
medicine  Search this
Japan  Search this
lettering  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.26a-i
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Medicine case (inro)

Medium:
Lacquer, aogai mother of pearl, gold leaf
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.3 x 5.3 x 2 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/16 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 17th-early 18th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
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Japan  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.27
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Medicine case (inro)

Artist:
Style of Ogata Korin 尾形光琳 (1658-1716)  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer on wood, gold, gold leaf, lead, mother of pearl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.7 x 4.8 x 1.7 cm (2 1/4 x 1 7/8 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 18th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
chrysanthemum  Search this
child  Search this
medicine  Search this
writing  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.28
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Medicine case (inro)

Artist:
Style of Somada  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer, raden mother of pearl, gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.8 x 4.7 x 2.6 cm (3 7/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 17th century
Topic:
medicine  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.29
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Medicine case (inro)

Artist:
Kyukoku  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer, gold, raden shell
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10.2 x 7.4 x 1.6 cm (4 x 2 15/16 x 5/8 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 18th-early 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
crane  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
medicine  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.31
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Medicine case (inro)

Artist:
School of Ogawa Ritsuo (1663-1747)  Search this
Hosoi Kotaku (1658-1737)  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer on wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.8 x 6.1 x 2.2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/8 x 7/8 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1615-1868
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
medicine  Search this
poetry  Search this
orchid  Search this
Japan  Search this
lettering  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
F1944.32
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