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Thin oblong tile, with a female head in relief
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Thin oblong tile, with a female head in relief

Thin oblong tile, with a female head in relief

Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.2 x 12.6 x 2.6 cm (3 5/8 x 4 15/16 x 1 in)
Type:
Faience, Architectural Element
Origin:
Egypt
Topic:
forgery, Egypt, Hathor, Ancient Egyptian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Modern
Accession Number:
F1907.153
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York, NY, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian in 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1582, 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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