Ceramic Elephant with shields over ears, with howdah and mahout
Shahdom of Khwarizm, Iran, Seljuk period - early 13th century

Picture source: türkçe tarih

Type: Figure: elephant
Historical period: Saljuq period, early 13th century
Medium: Stone-paste painted underglaze
Dimensions: H x W: 22.9 x 8.5 cm (9 x 3 3/8 in)
Geography: Iran
Collection: Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number: F1967.26
Source: Freer Gallery F1967.26

See also Elephant on a Seljuq Bowl, Kashan, Shahdom of Khwarizm, Iran Seljuq Period - 1219AD. Keir Collection 143.
Seljuk and Khwarizmian Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Other 13th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers