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Cross-Shaped Tile

Object Name:
Cross-shaped tile
Date:
13th century
Geography:
Iran, Kashan
Culture:
Islamic
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]
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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