Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Luster-Painted Star Tile
Date 14th century
Medium Composite body with over-glaze luster and in-glaze painted decoration
Dimensions Overall: 6 × 5 7/8 × 3/8 inches (15.2 × 14.9 × 1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Frederick Stearns
Accession Number 99.15
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
probably after February 1887, acquired by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907, Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1899-present, given in 1899 to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
E.H. Peck,Islamic Art From Michigan Collections, exh. cat. eds.C.G. Fisher, A.W. Fisher, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1982, pp. 11, 62.