Historical period(s)
Mamluk period, mid-14th century
Medium
Brass, inlaid with silver and gold
Dimensions
H x W: 3.2 x 28.9 cm (1 1/4 x 11 3/8 in)
Geography
Egypt
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1953.89
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Plate

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

Eustache de Lorey

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. cat. 22, p. 167.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Art of the Arab World. Exh. cat. Washington, 1975. cat. 78, pp. 144-145.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum