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Object Number:2001-15-45
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Safavid
Provenience: Iran
Isfahan
Period: Safavid
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Glazed
Iconography:Tiger
Foliage
Height: 23 cm
Width: 5632 cm
Thickness: 2.8 cm
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
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Al Khemir, Sabiha. 2012. Beauty and Belief: crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture.. Provo. Brigham Young University Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 219View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 229View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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