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Object Number:
2001-15-38
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Islamic
Provenience:
Iran
Saveh
Period:
Medieval
Islamic Period
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Terracotta
Technique:
Glazed
Iconography:
Lion
Bovine
Vegetation
Description:
White glazed low-relief tile with underglaze (?) turquoise and blue and overglaze wihte and lustre. Tile depicts a lion attacking a horned bovine, vegetation is in the background. A small design borders the bottom of the tile and a large design borders the top.
Credit Line:
Gift of William G. Warden and Sally M. W. Stone
Other Number:
32-2-1c   -   Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

New Acquisition: Warden Iranian Collection ( May 2003 - Sep 2003)
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