Third quarter of the 16th century
Object Place: Iznik, Turkey
Height: 34.0 cm (13 3/8 in.) x Diameter: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Fritware, painted on white slip under a clear glaze.
Islamic Gallery (Gallery 175)
On a white ground, the plate displays naturalistic tulips and roses growing from a ground line. It has a scalloped rim with conventionalized paired blossoms and larger flowerheads.
by 1916, purchased by Denman Waldo Ross from C. Filippo; 1916, gift of to MFA from Denman Waldo Ross. (Accession date: October 5, 1916)
Denman Waldo Ross Collection