Fragment of an underglaze cobalt-blue-painted wall tile

Historical period(s)
18th century (?)
Glazed stoneware Mold-formed
H x W x D: 5.9 x 15.1 x 4 cm (2 5/16 x 5 15/16 x 1 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Architectural Element, Ceramic

Wall tile (fragment)

Iran, stoneware

To 1957
Abu Ridho, Jakarta, Indonesia. [1]

John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, gift of Abu Ridho, Jakarta, Indonesia. [2]

From 1957
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [3]


[1] See Curatorial Remarks 2 and 3 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982
Abu Ridho born 1927

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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