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Large 8-pointed star tile

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Inscription

Inscriptions around border, probably Persian verses.

Signed

Signed by Abu Zaid

Provenance

Lent by Denman W. Ross, August 19, 1912. Made a gift Feb. 15, 1917.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Ilkhanid, 1210–11

Object Place

Kashan, Iran

Dimensions

W: 27.4 cm (10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.509

Medium or Technique

Composite body) quartz, clay, and glass frit), glazed in opaque white and overglaze painted in lustre

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tiles