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: Brazier with octagonal body; tripod; two loop handles

Brazier with octagonal body; tripod; two loop handles

Type
Brazier
Historical period(s)
19th century
Medium
Glazed clay
Dimension(s)
H x W: 10.9 x 113 cm (4 5/16 x 44 1/2 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1907.158

To 1907
Kihachiro Matsuki, New York and Tokyo, to 1907 [1]

From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Kihachiro Matsuki in 1907 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 1489, 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
Kihachiro Matsuki (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Keyword(s)
fire, Iran
Collection(s) Area
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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