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Dark blue, three-handled jug with yellow and white dragged designs
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Dark blue, three-handled jug with yellow and white dragged designs

Dark blue, three-handled jug with yellow and white dragged designs

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.5 x 4.5 cm (2 15/16 x 1 3/4 in)
Type:
Glass, Vessel
Origin:
Eastern Mediterranean
Topic:
Ancient Near Eastern Art, core forming, dragging
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
500-300 B.C.E.
Accession Number:
F1909.434
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1909 Giovanni Dattari (circa 1858-1923), Cairo, Egypt, to 1909 [1] From 1909 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Giovanni Dattari in 1909 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See S.I. 189, Miscellaneous List, Egyptian Glass, pgs. 1 and 5, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This piece is part of a collection of glass that was purchased en bloc and includes 1,388 specimens (for further purchase information, see the folder for F1909.332). [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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