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Hexagonal Tile

Object Name:
Hexagonal tile
Date:
15th–16th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt or Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Composite body; glazed
Dimensions:
H. 6-5/8 in. (16.8 cm) W. 6-3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
x.228.4
Not on view
Unknownprovenance; acquired by the Metropolitan Museum by 1938
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Renaissance of Islam: Art of the Mamluks," November 21, 1981–January 10, 1982, suppl. #41-44.

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