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Star tile with winged lizard

Persian
Ilkhanid
1260-1300


Object Place: N W Iran

Dimensions

Length 14.5 cm.

Accession Number

08.230

Medium or Technique

Buff fritware, with a blue border painted on whitened glaze, and with reduced luster decoration applied in second firing.

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Classifications

Tiles

A medium-sized Kashan star tile with the mythical animal in its central star surrounded by leaf and flower shapes, all in reserve, while the ground is stippled with white dots.

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection