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Rectangular Tile with Musician and Dancer

A work made of fritware, with molded decoration and underglaze painting in black, turquoise, cobalt-blue and brownish-purple.
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  • A work made of fritware, with molded decoration and underglaze painting in black, turquoise, cobalt-blue and brownish-purple.

Date:

Qajar dynasty (1796–1925), 19th century

Artist:

Iran
Tehran or Shiraz

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 50

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Islamic

Title

Rectangular Tile with Musician and Dancer

Origin

Iran

Date

1799–1899

Medium

Fritware, with molded decoration and underglaze painting in black, turquoise, cobalt-blue and brownish-purple

Dimensions

27.7 × 21.6 × 2.8 cm (10 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 1 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Mrs. George A. Carpenter

Reference Number

1939.2233

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