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Tile Fragment

Object Name:
Tile fragment
Date:
first half 13th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque white glaze
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.223
Not on view
1937, excavated at South Horn in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1938, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 9.

Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 9, p. 14, ill. (b/w).



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