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Tile Spandrel (One of Two)

Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue, pink, yellow, and green glazes in the cuerda seca (dry-cord) technique
  • Place Made: Tehran, Iran
  • DATES ca. 1870
    DYNASTY Qajar
    PERIOD Qajar Period
    DIMENSIONS 38 1/2 x 46 1/8 in. (97.8 x 117.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Manheim
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Tile Spandrel (One of Two), ca. 1870. Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue, pink, yellow, and green glazes in the cuerda seca (dry-cord) technique, 38 1/2 x 46 1/8 in. (97.8 x 117.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Manheim, 78.244.2. Creative Commons-BY
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