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Double luster tile

Persian
Probably Ilkhanid
1260-1300


Object Place: N W Iran

Dimensions

Longest 55.5 cm.

Accession Number

25.204

Medium or Technique

Fritware, with whitened glaze, and with reduced luster decoration applied in second firing.

Not On View

Classifications

Tiles

This Kashan luster tile is clearly one of many which would have covered a wall, displaying a overall potentially infinite lattice with repeated octagons each displaying a horse and rider.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection