Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Tile with Lotus Blossoms
Date between 1265 and 1280
Medium composite body, molded, with over-glaze painted decoration and gold leaf
Dimensions Overall: 8 7/16 × 8 1/4 × 3/4 inches (21.4 × 21 × 1.9 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 31.349
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
(Arthur Upham Pope);
1931-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fisher, C.G. and A.W. Fisher, eds. Islamic Art from Michigan Collections. Exh. cat., Kresge Art Gallery, Michigan State University. East Lansing, 1982, pp. 11, 64.