University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2001-15-46
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Saveh
Date Made: 1750-1850
Early Date: 1750
Late Date: 1850
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Glazed
Height: 17.9cm
Width: 18cm
Thickness: 3cm
Credit Line:Gift of William G. Warden and Sally M. W. Stone, 2001

Description

White glazed tile with underglaze blue, yellow, pink, black and reddish brown. Tile depicts a lion attacking a caprid; in the background, a river and a village is depicted.


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

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