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Tile Fragment

Object Name:
Tile fragment
Date:
second half 13th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Composite body; molded, overglaze painted and gilded (lajvardina)
Dimensions:
4.12 in. high 6.12 in. wide (10.5 cm high 15.6 cm wide)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sidney A. Charlat, in memory of Richard Ettinghausen, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.224.1
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Sidney A. Charlat, New York (until 1991; gifted to MMA)
New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994.

Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 27, p. 32, ill. (b/w).



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