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Star tile with lion

Safavid?
1500-1600


Object Place: N W Iran

Dimensions

Length 13.5 cm.

Accession Number

11.43

Medium or Technique

Red earthenware, with blue and turquoise painted over a white opacified glaze.

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Classifications

Tiles

A twelve-pointed star tile, showing on a cobalt blue ground a lion surrounded by flowers in reserve, and with touches of turquoise.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection