Clay: soft, white. Glaze: whitish, almost wholly decomposed.
H x W: 7.3 x 14.2 cm (2 7/8 x 5 9/16 in)
Iraq, Ancient Near Eastern Art, Arsacid period (247 B.C.E. - 224 C.E.
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)  From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920  Notes:  Object file.  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.
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