Art/ Collection/ Art Object


first half 18th century
Attributed to Iran
Stonepaste; glazed
H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
DIam. 9 1/16 in. (23 cm)
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
Not on view
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Related Objects

Garden Gathering

Artist: Date: 1640–50
Accession Number: 03.9c
Date: 1640–50 Medium: Stonepaste; painted and polychrome glazed (cuerda seca technique) Accession: 03.9c On view in:Gallery 462

Turquoise Bowl with Lute Player and Audience

Artist: Date: late 12th–early 13th century
Accession Number: 57.61.16
Date: late 12th–early 13th century Medium: Stonepaste; glazed (opaque monochrome), in-glaze- and overglaze-painted, gilded Accession: 57.61.16 On view in:Gallery 453

Luster Bowl with Winged Horse

Artist: Date: late 12th century
Accession Number: 16.87
Date: late 12th century Medium: Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque monochrome glaze Accession: 16.87 On view in:Gallery 453

Dish with Two Intertwined Dragons

Artist: Date: ca. 1640
Accession Number: 65.109.2
Date: ca. 1640 Medium: Stonepaste; painted in blue under transparent glaze Accession: 65.109.2 On view in:Gallery 462

Mihrab (Prayer Niche)

Artist: Date: A.H. 755/A.D. 1354–55
Accession Number: 39.20
Date: A.H. 755/A.D. 1354–55 Medium: Mosaic of polychrome-glazed cut tiles on stonepaste body; set into mortar Accession: 39.20 On view in:Gallery 455