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Frieze Tile with Animals

Arts of the Islamic World

On View: Arts of the Islamic World, 2nd floor
MEDIUM Ceramic; fritware, molded under a turquoise glaze
  • Place Made: Iran
  • DATES 13th–14th century
    PERIOD ilkhanid period
    DIMENSIONS 10 3/8 x 13/16 x 8 7/16 in. (26.4 x 2 x 21.4 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 42.212.19
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer
    PROVENANCE Prior to 1942, provenance not yet documented; by 1942, acquired by Doris Anna Dick Havemeyer (Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer) of Brooklyn, NY; 1942, gift of Doris Anna Dick Havemeyer to the Brooklyn Museum.
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    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Arts of the Islamic World, 2nd floor
    CAPTION Frieze Tile with Animals, 13th–14th century. Ceramic; fritware, molded under a turquoise glaze, 10 3/8 x 13/16 x 8 7/16 in. (26.4 x 2 x 21.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer, 42.212.19. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 42.212.19_PS2.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 42.212.19_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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