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Late 13th century
Mold-made fritware with turquoise glaze

9 13/16 in. x 4 3/4 in. x 9/16 in. (25 cm x 12 cm x 1.5 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2000.5.6
Geography: Asia, Iran
Classification: Architectural Artifacts; Architectural Elements
Culture/Nationality: Il-Khanid
Collection: Wilber Collection

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  • architectural elements - Forms, structural or decorative, developed originally or primarily as components of architecture, often adapted to other habitable spaces, such as in large vehicles, and often borrowed or imitated for structural or decorative use on other objects.
  • ceramic tile - Fired clay in various shapes and thicknesses and with a variety of uses, as for surface covering, drainage, or construction. For general flat, solid, and relatively thin durable material used primarily for surface covering and of various materials, use "tile."
  • Il-Khanid
  • Iranian - Pertains to the style and culture of modern Iran. Although modern Iran was known as Persia until 1935, art and architecture of ancient Iranian civilizations dates back to prehistoric times.

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Exhibition List
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
  • Iranica: Modes of Transmission , Sep 1, 2005 – Dec 15, 2005

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