- Museum number
Eight-pointed star tile. Fritware (stonepaste), painted in blue and lustre over an opaque white glaze. The central field is decorated in reserve against a lustred background with two hares and foliage. The border is decorated with a frieze of dotted medallions and scrolls, outlined in lustre, coloured in blue and enclosed within lustre lines. Reverse undecorated.
- Production date
Height: 20.90 centimetres
Thickness: 1.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Two stickers are adhered to the tile's undecorated side (52, 2c).
- On display (G42/dc6)
- Exhibition history
2003 13 Apr-27 Jul, Los Angeles, Los Angelese County Museum of Art (LACMA), 'The Legacy of Genghis Khan: Courtly Art and Culture in Western Asia, 1256-1353'
2002-2003 5 Nov-16 Feb, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 'The Legacy of Genghis Khan: Courtly Art and Culture in Western Asia, 1256-1353'
1998 9 Feb-3 May, India, Mumbai, Sir Caswasjee Jahangir Hall, The Enduring Image
1997 13 Oct-1998 5 Jan, India, New Delhi, National Museum, The Enduring Image
- Surface chipped in 2 places, damage at one point.
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- Registration number