Dish, Stonepaste; polychrome-painted under transparent glaze


16th century
Made in Turkey, Iznik
Stonepaste; polychrome-painted under transparent glaze
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Diam. 11 in. (27.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: - In ink on underside: anu/3247. Sticker: 907
Fernand Adda Collection, Egypt (by 1959–65; sale, Palais Galliéra, Paris,December 3, 1965, no. 907, to Marthe Baschet for MMA)
Bordeaux. Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux. "Profile of The Metropolitan Museum of Art: From Ramesses to Picasso," May 15, 1981–September 1, 1981, no catalogue.

Washington. Textile Museum. "The Sultan's Garden: Floral Style in Ottoman Textiles," September 21, 2012–March 10, 2013.

Rackham, Bernard. "Illustrated Catalogue of a Private Collection." In Islamic Pottery and Italian Maiolica. London: Faber and Faber, 1959. no. 132, p. 36, ill. pl. 54.

Collection d'un Grand Amateur (Adda). Paris, December 3, 1965. no. 907.

Denny, Walter B., and Sumru Berger Krody. The Sultan's Garden: the Blossoming of Ottoman Art. Washington: Textile Museum, 2012.