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Tile Decorated with Entrelacs Pattern Based on Octagons

Object Name:
Rectangular tile
Date:
second half 14th century
Geography:
Uzbekistan, Bukhara or Samarqand
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; carved and glazed in turquoise and aubergine
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Purchase, Walter D. Binger Gift, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.88
Not on view
[ Charles Dikran Kelekian, New York, until 1972; sold to MMA]
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Islamic Pottery: A Brief History." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, New Series, vol. 40, no. 4 (Spring 1983). no. 37, p. 34, ill. pl. 37 (color).



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