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Flower Vase with Horsemen
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Flower Vase with Horsemen


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description While the combination of enamel (or minai) and painted luster decoration is somewhat unusual, riders and seated figures are commonly represented together on medieval Islamic ceramics. Around the body this vase displays three horsemen, and around the neck are four seated persons.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/05/1953Treatmentcleaned
8/30/1963Examinationexamined for loan
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1929 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929

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Period
13th century (Saljuk)
Medium
fritware with enamel and painted luster decoration
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.1278
Measurements
H: 8 15/16 × Diam: 5 5/16 in. (22.7 × 13.5 cm)
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Not On View

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