Tile with peonies and saz leaves

Details

  • Title

    Tile with peonies and saz leaves

  • Associated place

    Syria (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    16th - 17th century (1501 - 1700)
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with underglaze painting in blue and green

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    22.5 x 24 cm (length x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.2357.b

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Glossary of terms

fritware

underglaze painting

Further reading

Prost, Claude F., Les revêtements céramiques dans les monuments musulmans de l'Égypte (Cairo: Imprimerie de l'Institut français d'archéologie orientale, 1916), pp. 30-31, pl.VIII, 2

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