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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Ceramic dish. Stonepaste body with opaque blue glaze and white slip. Decorated with flowering plant. Tassel mark.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1600-1630 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 47 centimetres
    • Height: 10 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Rogers 1983a 172 (listed as 1970,0217.1) bibliographic details
    • Hayward 1976 399 bibliographic details
    • Canby 2009 77, p.162 bibliographic details
    • Canby 1999 fig.132 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G34/dc36

  • Exhibition history


    2009 19 Feb-14 Jun, BM, Round Reading Room, 'Shah 'Abbas: The Remaking of Iran'

    2007-2008 5 Oct-7 Jan, Paris, Musee du Louvre, 'The Song of the World: The Art of Safavid Iran 1501-1736'

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number


Dish. Flowering plant,tassel mark. Made of carved pottery (blue).

Dish. Flowering plant,tassel mark. Made of carved pottery (blue).

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