University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2001-15-45
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Safavid
Provenience: Iran
Isfahan
Period: Safavid
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Glazed
Iconography:Tiger
Foliage
Height: 23cm
Width: 5632cm
Thickness: 2.8cm
Credit Line:Gift of William G. Warden and Sally M. W. Stone, 2001

Description

Yellow glazed tile with underglaze blue, cobalt blue and black painted brown details. Tiger is depicted amid foliage.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

New Acquisition: Warden Iranian Collection ( May 2003 - Sep 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Al Khemir, Sabiha. 2012. Beauty and Belief: crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 219View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: 229View Objects cited in this Publication

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