Panel from a mihrab

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Former owner
Thomas Joseph Larkin (1848 - 1915) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1909
T.J. Larkin, London, to 1909 [1]
From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from T.J. Larkin in 1909 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1952, 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.
Topic
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353)
Lustre ware
architecture
Iran
Arts of the Islamic World
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Molded stone-paste; painted under glaze with color and over glaze with luster
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 66.4 x 59 x 10.7 cm (26 1/8 x 23 1/4 x 4 3/16 in)
Style
Lustre ware
Related Online Resources
Google Art Project
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Probably Kashan, Iran
early 14th century
Period
Il-Khanid dynasty
Type
Ceramic
Accession Number
F1909.319