|Current Location:||Middle East Galleries |
Currently On Display
|Credit Line:||Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1924|
Body of plate, wine and bird motif. Green luster. Center medallion 2 seated figures and inscription carrying date and place of manufacture. [Kashan workshop, 604H]
Inscription in central roundel states this was made in 604H [1211 CE]
"Decorated in lustre paint on an opaque white glaze with central medallion of two seated figures surrounded by an inscription containing the date of the plate: Safar, 608 A.H."
Ackerman: Case 50: L-Plate. Dated 1211 (608 H)
In bottom, seated couple, birds; on walls, foliate scrolls with birds; on rim, inscription.
Diameter, 19 ½ in.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Islamic Gallery (1977)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Catalogue, Exhibition] Ackerman, Phyllis. 1940. Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 83, Object L||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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