Star tile with six figures

Persian
Ilkhanid
1260-1280


Object Place: N W Iran

Dimensions

Length 30.5 cm.

Accession Number

08.297

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tiles

A large eight-pointed Kashan tile with a calligraphic border. Also painted in luster, the central field shows two seated figures conversing in the foreground, with four smaller figures around and behind their seat.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection