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Tile

Date:
first half 13th century
Geography:
Iran, Rayy
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze and luster-painted
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.205
Not on view
Ernst Diez, Bryn Mawr, PA (until 1926; sold to MMA)
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