Star-shaped tile with floral and calligraphic patterns

Accession Number
1960/1.133

Title
Star-shaped tile with floral and calligraphic patterns

Artist(s)
Iranian

Artist Nationality
Iranian

Object Creation Date
1193

Medium & Support
fritware with blue underglaze & lustre overglaze painting

Dimensions
8 1/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. x 5/8 in. ( 20.7 cm x 21 cm x 1.6 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)
tile (materials)

10 Related Resources

Lesson Plan: Symmetry and Islamic Tile
(Part of: Lesson Plans)
Arts from Persia and Iran
(Part of: Ancient and Classical Civilizations)
Essay: Cunliffe, Washington, Lincoln, and Douglass
(Part of 3 Learning Collections)
Visual Cultures of Islam - Ceramics
(Part of: Visual Cultures of Islam )
Cabinet I: Shelf 3
(Part of: Albertine Monroe-Brown Study-Storage Gallery)
Blue and White Ware
(Part of: Tremel Ceramic Production Collection)

& Author Notes

Web Use Permitted

On display

UMMA Gallery Location ➜ AMH, 2nd floor ➜ 205 (Albertine Monroe-Brown Study-Storage Gallery) ➜ Cabinet I ➜ Shelf 3