Hexagonal Tile, Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted

Hexagonal Tile

Object Name:
Hexagonal tile
Date:
first half 13th century
Geography:
Made in Iran, Kashan
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted
Dimensions:
3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (9.5 x 9.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Rafael Guastavino, 1928
Accession Number:
28.89.8
Not on view
Rafael Guastavino, New York (until 1928; gifted to MMA)
New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 6a.

Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 6a, p. 11, ill. (b/w).