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Star tile with diaper pattern

Persian
Ilkhanid
14th century


Object Place: N W Iran

Dimensions

Longest 12 cm.

Accession Number

17.538

Medium or Technique

Buff fritware, with blue border on whitened glaze, with reduced luster decoration applied in second firing.

Not On View

Classifications

Tiles

A small Kashan star tile painted in a gold luster with an all-over diaper pattern of floral elements in reserve.

Provenance

Lent by Dr. Denman W. Ross, Sept. 30, 1913.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection