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Altar cruet

Type
Altar cruet
Historical period(s)
6th or 7th century
Medium
Glass
Dimension(s)
H x W: 16.2 x 9.4 cm (6 3/8 x 3 11/16 in)
Geography
Syria
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1935.15

To 1935
Fahim Kouchakji, New York. [1]

From 1935
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Fahim Kouchakji, New York. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Former owner
Fahim Kouchakji
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Vessel
Keyword(s)
blown, mold blown, Syria, WWII-era provenance
Collection(s) Area
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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