Tile with Niche Design and Inscription

Object Name: Tile with niche design
Date: early 14th century
Geography: Iran, Kashan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Stonepaste; inglaze painted in blue, luster-painted on opaque white glaze, modeled decoration
Dimensions: H. 19 3/4 in. (50.4 cm) W. 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm) D. 3 in. (7.6 cm) without mount: H. 19 in. (48.3 cm) W. 18 in. (45.7 cm) Wt. 61 lbs (27.7 kg)
Classification: Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line: H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1940
Accession Number: 40.181.4

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