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Tile from a Frieze

Object Name:
Tile from a frieze
Date:
12th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Stonepaste; molded and monochrome glazed
Dimensions:
10.75 in. high 10.00 in. wide (27.3 cm high 25.4 cm wide)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George W. Kern, 1964
Accession Number:
64.110
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription in Arabic in thulth script:
الاصم رجب

A.Ghouchani
Mrs. George W. Kern, New York (until 1964; gifted to MMA)
New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 2.

Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 2, p. 7, ill. (b/w).



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