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Star Tile, early 14th century

  • Islamic, Iranian

Composite body with over-glaze luster-painted and in-glaze painted decoration

  • Overall: 8 3/8 × 8 1/2 × 9/16 inches (21.3 × 21.6 × 1.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund

25.58

(Daniel Z. Noorian, New York, New York, USA)

2020-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Peck, Elsie H. "Like the Light of the Sun; Isamic Luster-Painted Ceramics," Bulletin of the DIA 71, no. 1/2 (1997): p. 23, p. 29, pl. 13 (ill.).

Islamic, Iranian, Star Tile, early 14th century, composite body with over-glaze luster-painted and in-glaze painted decoration. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund, 25.58.