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Tile with 'Saz' Leaf Design

Object Name:
Tile
Date:
ca. 1545–55
Geography:
Turkey, Iznik
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; polychrome painted under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm) W. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.350
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 460
[ Charles Dikran Kelekian, New York]; Richard Ettinghausen, Princeton, NJ (until 1978; gifted to MMA)
Ekhtiar, Maryam, Sheila R. Canby, Navina Haidar, and Priscilla P. Soucek, ed. Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1st ed. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 217, pp. 287, 308, ill. p. 308 (color).



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