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Jar

Medium:
Earthenware with alkaline glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 27.4 x 19.9 cm (10 13/16 x 7 13/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Iraq
Topic:
Parthian period (247 B.C.E. - 224 C.E.), Iraq, earthenware, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Date:
1st-3rd century
Period:
Parthian period
Accession Number:
F1903.190
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1903 Unidentified private dealer, Paris, to 1903 [1] From 1903 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from an unidentified private dealer in Paris, through Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Paris, in November 1903 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] Undated folder sheet note. See Voucher No. 1, November 1903, and Original Pottery List, L. 1229, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. [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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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