Eight-pointed Star Tile
Arts of the Islamic World
On View: Arts of the Islamic World, 2nd floor
Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and luster on an opaque white glaze
8 7/16 x 1/2 in. (21.4 x 1.2 cm)
mount (m2 (wall mount 2022)): 8 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 3/4 in. (21.6 × 21.6 × 1.9 cm) (show scale)
Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc.
Prior to 1963, provenance not yet documented; by 1963, acquired by Ernest Erickson of New York; December 16, 1986, gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc. to the Brooklyn Museum.
Eight-pointed Star Tile, ca. 1290–91. Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and luster on an opaque white glaze, 8 7/16 x 1/2 in. (21.4 x 1.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.227.70. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.227.70_PS11.jpg)
overall, 86.227.70_PS11.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2022
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