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Elephant with driver and rider

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, Oct. 18, 1965

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Persian, Seljuk, early 13th century

Object Place

Probably Kashan, Iran

Dimensions

H x W: 33.9 x 23.0 cm (13 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1271

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay, and glass frit), molded, carved, and painted in black slip under turquoise glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics