Mu'is al ahrar fi daqa'iq al ashcar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi, Ilkhanid period (1206–1353), a.h. 741/A.D. 1340–41 Iran, Isfahan Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper page: 7 1/2 x 5 in. (19.1 x 12.7 cm) Rogers Fund, 1919 (19.68.1)

Mu'is al ahrar fi daqa'iq al ashcar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi, Ilkhanid period a. Iran, Isfahan Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

Star-Shaped Tile Object Name: Star-shaped tile Date: 13th century Geography: Iran, Kashan Medium: Stonepaste; in-glaze painted in blue and turquoise and luster-painted on opaque white glaze Dimensions: 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) Classification: Ceramics

Star-Shaped Tile Object Name: Star-shaped tile Date: century Geography: Iran, Kashan Culture: Islamic Medium: Stonepaste; inglaze painted in blue and turquoise and luster-painted on opaque white glaze

An important mina'i bowl with a falconer on horseback, Persia, Late 12th/early 13th century

Mina'i bowl with a falconer on horseback, Persia, Late century - Sotheby's

AN ILKHANID PARCEL-GILT SILVER PECTORAL IRAN, 14TH CENTURY Of curved form, engraved and chased with hatched ground, the central panel of decoration with central flowerhead within a strapwork cartouche flanked by confronted lions on a foliate ground, around this a naskh inscription, with trilobed knops above and below and a suspension loop on either end 5 1/8in. (13cm.) across

AN ILKHANID PARCEL-GILT SILVER PECTORAL IRAN, 14TH CENTURY Of curved form, engraved and chased with hatched ground, the central panel of decoration with central flowerhead within a strapwork cartouche flanked by confronted lions on a foliate ground, around this a naskh inscription, with trilobed knops above and below and a suspension loop on either end 5 1/8in. (13cm.) across

PROBABLY PARTLY FROM THE SHRINE OF 'ABD AL-SAMAD, NATANZ, EARLY 14TH CENTURY Each eight-pointed star painted in brown lustre with a variety of floral and arabesque designs, two with birds, within an inscription border, the white naskh outlined on a blue ground, the birds' heads and occasional corners restored, mounted together, the interstices painted turquoise to resemble cross-tiles, central interstices filled with moulded turquoise glazed tiles in contemporaneous style but probably recent

PROBABLY PARTLY FROM THE SHRINE OF 'ABD AL-SAMAD, NATANZ, EARLY 14TH CENTURY Each eight-pointed star painted in brown lustre with a variety of floral and arabesque designs, two with birds, within an inscription border, the white naskh outlined on a blue ground, the birds' heads and occasional corners restored, mounted together, the interstices painted turquoise to resemble cross-tiles, central interstices filled with moulded turquoise glazed tiles in contemporaneous style but probably recent

A Kashan lustre bowl with two seated figures, birds, and cypress trees, Persia, Late 12th/Early 13th century.

A Kashan lustre bowl with two seated figures, birds, and cypress trees, Persia, Late century

Star-Shaped Tile Object Name: Star-shaped tile Date: 13th century Geography: Iran, Kashan Culture: Islamic Medium: Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted Dimensions: 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm) Classification: Ceramics-Tiles Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1922 Accession Number: 22.193.2

Star-Shaped Tile Date: century Geography: Iran, Kashan Culture: Islamic Medium: Stonepaste;

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