Hand-warmer

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Historical period(s)
Mamluk period, mid-14th century
Medium
Brass
Dimensions
Diam: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in)
Geography
Egypt or Syria
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.58a-b
On View Location
Freer Gallery 03: Engaging the Senses: Art in the Islamic World
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Tool and Equipment
Type

Hand warmer

Keywords
chasing, Egypt, inlay, Lathe work, Mamluk period (1250 - 1517), spinning (metalwork), Syria, turning, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Raphael Stora active 1937-1963?

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum