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Bottle

Type
Bottle
Historical period(s)
Safavid period, 17th century
Medium
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimension(s)
10.8 x 11.6 cm
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1903.4

To 1903
Henry G. Marquand (1819-1902), New York, NY, to 1903 [1]

From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased at auction, Henry G. Marquand Collection, American Art Association, New York, NY, January 1903, no. 1004 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, No. 1219, 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.

Former owner
Henry G. Marquand (1819 - 1902)
C.L. Freer source: American Art Association (est. 1883)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Keyword(s)
Iran, Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
Collection(s) Area
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resource(s)
The Story of the Beautiful, Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






The Freer is closed for renovation and reopening in 2017. The Sackler remains open, with a full lineup of exhibitions and events both in the museum and around DC.