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Cross-Shaped Tile

Object Name:
Cross-shaped tile
Date:
13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Kashan
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted
Dimensions:
12.5 in. high (31.8 cm high)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.60.4
Not on view
[ Khalil Rabenou, New York, by 1963–64; sold to MMA]
Asia Society. "Iranian Ceramics," May 3, 1963–September 12, 1963, no. 68.

New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 8b.

Wilkinson, Charles K. Iranian Ceramics. New York: Asia House Gallery, 1963. no. 68, pp. 8, 133, pl. 68 (b/w).

Grube, Ernst J. "The Art of Islamic Pottery." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 23, no. 6 (February 1965). pp. 221-222, ill. fig. 22 (b/w).

Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 8b, p. 13, ill. (b/w).



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