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Star tile with gryphon

Persian
Ilkhanid
14th century


Object Place: N W Iran

Dimensions

Longest 13.5 cm.

Accession Number

17.537

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tiles

A small, six-pointed Kashan star tile decorated in maroon luster with a gryphon in reserve.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Lydia S. Hays