Frieze tile

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Historical period(s)
Il-Khanid dynasty, second half 13th century
Medium
Stone-paste painted with cobalt under clear glaze, luster over glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 34.6 x 33 x 3.6 cm (13 5/8 x 13 x 1 7/16 in)
Geography
Iran, Probably Kashan
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.92
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Tile (frieze tile)

Keywords
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353), Iran, writing, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Sacred Beauty: A Millennium of Religious Art, 600-1600. Exh. cat. Knoxville, TN. pp. 20-23.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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