Panel of tiles with vegetal and geometric decoration

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Details

  • Title

    Panel of tiles with vegetal and geometric decoration

  • Associated place

    Syria (place of creation)
  • Date

    early 15th century
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with underglaze painting in blue

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    105 x 90 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the MLA/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, 1981.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1981.48

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Glossary of terms

fritware

underglaze painting

Further reading

Lane, Arthur, Ceramics Department, Victoria and Albert Museum, A Guide to the Collection of Tiles, 2nd edn (London: H.M.S.O., 1960), illus. pp. 15-16 pl. 12

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