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Beaker, ca. 1250

  • Islamic, Egyptian
  • Islamic, Syrian

Enameled glass

  • Overall: 6 3/8 × 3 inches (16.2 × 7.6 cm) Overall (footprint diam.): 1 7/8 inches (4.8 cm)

Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass


November 25-26, 1927, sold by (The Anderson Galleries, New York, New York, USA), cat. no. 196

November 25-26, 1927, purchased by Lillian Henkel Haass [1879-1960]

1948-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

possibly Islamic, Syrian; possibly Islamic, Egyptian, Beaker, ca. 1250, enameled glass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass, 48.303.