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Dish with Three Lions

Object Name:
Dish
Date:
18th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; polychrome painted under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
D. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
x.33
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 461
This dish is typical of the objects that were displayed in open niches in reception rooms of upper-class Syrian residences during the Ottoman period
Unknownprovenance; acquired by the Metropolitan Museum by 1929
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