Tile with Niche Design, Stonepaste; luster-painted

Tile with Niche Design

Object Name:
Tile with niche design
Date:
early 14th century
Geography:
Made in Iran, Kashan
Medium:
Stonepaste; luster-painted
Dimensions:
46 x 28 in. (116.8 x 71.1 cm)
Wt. 151 lbs. (68.5 kg)
(top half :72 lbs, bottom half: 79 lbs. WB 6/09)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.2040a, b
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan (American), New York (until d. 1913; his estate 1913–17; gifted to MMA)