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Star-Shaped Tile

Object Name:
Star-shaped tile
Date:
13th century
Geography:
Made in Iran, probably Kashan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque white glaze with touches of cobalt
Dimensions:
8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1941
Accession Number:
41.165.29
Not on view
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, New York (until 1941; gifted to MMA)
Tallahassee. Junior Museum. "The Mathematics of Islamic Art," October 30, 1979–April 30, 1980, no catalogue.

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