University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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
Credit Line:Gift of William G. Warden and Sally M. W. Stone, 2001
Other Number32-2-1c - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

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.


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