Star tile with four men

Persian
Ilkhanid
1260-1280


Object Place: Islamic World

Dimensions

31 cm. D

Accession Number

07.669

Medium or Technique

Fritware, with reduced luster decoration on a whitened glaze, given a second firing in a reducing atmosphere.

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tiles

A large Kashan star tile with a calligraphic border in red-brown luster which is also used to paint a group of four figures, probably men, in elaborate robes, with a fishpond below.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection