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Star-Shaped Tile

Object Name:
Star-shaped tile
Date:
13th century
Geography:
Made in Iran, Kashan
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted
Dimensions:
12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.193.2
Not on view
[ Reiza Khan Monif, Paris and New York, until 1922; sold to MMA]
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