Star tile with two bird-like beasts
Object Place: N W Iran
Longest 12 cm.
Medium or Technique
Fritware, with blue border on whitened glaze, with reduced luster decoration applied in second firing.
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A small Kashan star tile, apparently without a border but with touches of blue at the edges, and a central blue spot. The decoration, in a reddish luster, shows two bipedal creatures in reserve, surrounded by poorly drawn vegetation, while a small area at the bottom is reserved for three fish.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection