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Star-shaped tile with phoenix among clouds

Accession Number
1960/1.132

Title
Star-shaped tile with phoenix among clouds

Artist(s)
Iranian

Artist Nationality
Iranian

Object Creation Date
late 13th century - mid 14th century

Medium & Support
fritware, blue & turquoise underglaze painting, brown overglaze lustre painting

Dimensions
8 1/16 in. ( 20.5 cm )

Credit Line
Museum purchase

Primary Object Classification
Ceramic

Primary Object Type
tile

Collection Area
Western

Rights
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Keywords
Islamic (culture or style)
ceramics (object genre)
clouds
phoenixes
tile (materials)

4 Related Resources

Arts from Persia and Iran
(Part of: Ancient and Classical Civilizations)
Visual Cultures of Islam - Ceramics
(Part of: Visual Cultures of Islam )
Winter Break SC 2018
(Part of: FFW Lower Level Study Cases     )

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