Collection of dishes, figures and rugs by Various

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 Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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