Collection of dishes, figures and rugs by Various artists

Mesopotamian Floor Table and Saucer or Dish, both 12-13th Century; Italian Figure of a Bull, circa 1500; Hispano-Moresque Barber's Dish and 5 Dishes, 17th Century; Hispano-Moresque Vase, 17-18th Century; 2 18th Century Bowls; 3 Persian Carpets.

Details

Acquired in:
1961
Bequeathed by:
Sir Charles Leonard Woolley through The Art Fund

Includes other items currently missing from the collection. These works were part of a collection of 90 works bequeathed to 4 museums in the UK and 2 museums in New Zealand by the late Sir Leonard Woolley through the Art Fund in 1961.

Provenance

Sir Leonard Woolley

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966 www.bmag.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

Mon – Thu, 10am – 5pm
Fri, 10.30am – 5pm
Sat – Sun, 10am – 5pm

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