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Panel of Tiles

Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Ceramic; fritware, painted in black, cobalt blue, green, and turquoise on a white slip ground under a transparent glaze
DATES late 16th-17th century
PERIOD Ottoman Period
DIMENSIONS 6 x 4 3/6 feet (184 x 138 cm) Each of the 49 tiles: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Alvin Devereux
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CAPTION Panel of Tiles, late 16th-17th century. Ceramic; fritware, painted in black, cobalt blue, green, and turquoise on a white slip ground under a transparent glaze, 6 x 4 3/6 feet (184 x 138 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alvin Devereux, 39.407.1-.54. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.39.407.1-.49.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.39.407.1-.49.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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