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Star-Shaped Tile

Object Name:
Star-shaped tile
Date:
first half 14th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Varamin
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted
Dimensions:
8.25 in. wide (21 cm wide)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number:
20.120.50
Not on view
William Milne Grinnell, New York (until d. 1920; bequeathed to MMA)
Palm Beach, FL. The Society of the Four Arts. "Loan to the Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, Fl," February 2, 1962–February 27, 1962, no catalogue.

New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 24.

Joseph Breck. "The William Milne Grinell Bequest." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, o.s., vol. XV (1920). pp. 273-275.

Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 24, p. 29, ill. (b/w).

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