Unknown, production, Syria
circa 1400 1500
Tile panel composed of eighteen pieces: eight whole tiles and ten halves and smaller fragments of tiles. The tiles are mounted as a panel in an ebonized wood frame.
frit body ? painted underglaze in blue
bequeathed; 1950; Reitlinger, Henry Scipio
H.S. Reitlinger (d.1950); the Reitlinger Trust, Maidenhead, from which transferred in 1991.
Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950; transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991
packing number; ISCER 658; Allocated by Wendy Rose when object left Maidenhead
Sotheby's. 1986. Islamic Works of Art, Carpets and Textiles.London: p. p. 49
Publ. p. 49, lot 160 (withdrawn). Estimate £2-3,000
Object Number: C.549A-R-1991
(record id: 17541; input: 2000-12-15; modified: 2016-08-09)