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Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W: 5.8 x 9.9 cm (2 5/16 x 3 7/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Iraq
Topic:
Neo-Babylonian period (ca. 1000 - 539 B.C.E.), Iraq, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
1st-3rd century
Period:
Neo-Babylonian period
Accession Number:
F1905.256
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
Reportedly excavated at Nineveh [1] To 1905 Kalebdjian, Paris, to 1905 [2] From 1905 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Kalebdjian in 1905 [3] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4] Notes: [1] According to Curatorial Remark 1, H.E. Buckman, 1964, in the object record, and citing a note from Charles Lang Freer. [2] See Original Pottery List, L. 1415, as well as Voucher No. 1, October 1905, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [3] See note 2. [4] 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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