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Tile

Date:
early 14th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; glazed and luster-painted
Dimensions:
8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.117.1
Not on view
O’Reilly’s Plaza Art Galleries, New York, March 13, 1975, no. 85, to MMA
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