Star tile with bird amid foliage

Details

  • Title

    Star tile with bird amid foliage

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    late 13th century - early 14th century
  • Material and technique

    fritware, covered in opaque white glaze, with painting in blue and turquoise under a transparent glaze, and overglaze painting in lustre

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    12 x 10.5 x 1 cm max. (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.1573

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Glossary of terms

fritware

glaze

lustre

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