Wall tiles

Iznik workshop1600/1700

Benaki Museum of Islamic Art

Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
Athens, Greece

Wall tiles with the Ottoman cintamani motif, which combines three circles with two wavy lines. The motif is also found on the tiles of the Fountain Room at the Topkapi Palace. Turkey, Iznik, 17th century. H. 174 cm. Gift of Emmanuel Benakis (ΓΕ_69).


  • Title: Wall tiles
  • Creator: Iznik workshop
  • Date Created: 1600/1700
  • Location Created: Turkey
  • Physical Dimensions: h174 cm (complete)
  • Type: ceramic
  • Rights: Benaki Museum
  • External Link: Benaki Museum

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