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Cross-Shaped Tile

Object Name:
Cross-shaped tile
Date:
second half 13th century
Geography:
Iran, probably Kashan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque white glaze with touches of cobalt blue and turquoise color
Dimensions:
Max. W. 8 in (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1941
Accession Number:
41.165.36
Not on view
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, New York (until 1941; gifted to MMA)
Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 13, p. 18, ill. (b/w).



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