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Star tile with figure

Inscription

Band of inscription around edge of tile.

Provenance

By 1931, purchased by Arthur Upham Pope for the MFA. (Accession Date: September 3, 1931)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund and funds donated by Edward Jackson Holmes

Persian, Ilkhanid, 14th century

Object Place

Kashan, Iran

Accession Number

31.731

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay and glass frit), lustre decoration with cobalt overglaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tiles