Max. H. (point to point) 12 9/16 in. (31.9 cm) W. 11/16 in. (1.7 cm)
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
Inscription: In border in Arabic naskh: suras from Qur'an 1:1-7, 112:1-4, followed by the date ("in a month of the year one and sixty and six hundred (A.D.1262-63)") Note that word mah for "month" is in Persian while rest of the date is in Arabic.
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Bloomington. Indiana University. "Islamic Art Across the World," June 18, 1970–October 1, 1970, no. 214.
New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 10a.
Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Mohammedan Decorative Arts. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1930. pp. 130, 138, ill. fig. 72 (b/w).
Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1944. p. 199, ill. fig. 130 (b/w).
Bowie, Theodore Robert. "An Exhibition Prepared by Theodore Bowie." In Islamic Art Across the World. Vol. no. 1970/3. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Art Museum, 1970. no. 214, p. 70, ill. fig. 214.
Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 10a, p. 15, ill. (b/w).
Masuya, Tomoko. "Persian Tiles on European Walls." Ars Orientalis vol. 30 (2000). p. 45, ill. fig. 5 (b/w).
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. 76, pp. 117-119, ill. p. 118 (color).
Artist: Date: second half 13th century Accession Number: 20.120.219 Date: second half 13th centuryMedium: Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque white glaze, modeledAccession: 20.120.219On view in:Gallery 455
Artist: Date: early 14th century Accession Number: 40.181.13 Date: early 14th centuryMedium: Stonepaste; modeled, inglaze painted in blue and luster-painted on opaque white glazeAccession: 40.181.13On view in:Gallery 455