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Star Tile, 13th century

  • Islamic, Iranian

Composite body with opaque glaze

  • Overall: 4 3/4 × 4 3/4 × 3/8 inches (12.1 × 12.1 × 1 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

99.9

Department

Islamic Art

  • Seljuk
  • Glaze
  • Composite material
  • Star
  • Turquoise (color)
  • Tile
  • Iran
  • Persia

probably after February 1887, acquired by Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1899-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Islamic, Iranian, Star Tile, 13th century, composite body with opaque glaze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 99.9.