Antique Ceramic Multan or Qashani Tile with Islamic Calligraphy

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This lovely, antique round tile depicts the word Allah in highly stylized fashion plus additional poetry from the Quran at the base.  Measures 12 in (30 cm) across.  Possibly an example of Multan (Pakistani) tile, or Qashani (also known as Kashani or Kashi) tile that was popular from the 16th to the 18th century, and thereafter throughout the Ottoman Empire.

Item Details

Reference #:
ha-2124
Quantity
1
Category
Ceramics & Porcelain
SubCategory
Earthenware
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
19th Century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
12.00 x 12.00 x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
ceramic