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Tile from a Frieze

Object Name:
Tile from a frieze
Date:
13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Stonepaste; molded, glazed
Dimensions:
H. 9-1/2 in. (24.1 cm) W. 9-1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number:
20.120.24
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription reads: Who helps you
William Milne Grinnell, New York (until d. 1920; bequeathed to MMA)
Asia Society. "Iranian Ceramics," May 3, 1963–September 12, 1963, no. 47.

Joseph Breck. "The William Milne Grinell Bequest." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, o.s., vol. XV (1920). pp. 273-275.

Wilkinson, Charles K. Iranian Ceramics. New York: Asia House Gallery, 1963. no. 47, p. 128, ill. pl. 47 (b/w).



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