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Spouted bowl

Spouted bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (possibly, made)
    Syria (made)
    Syria (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1300-1400 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brass formerly inlaid

  • Museum number:

    M.176-1930

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Spouted brass bowl, formerly inlaid, with inscriptions an decorative arabesque roundels.

Place of Origin

Egypt (possibly, made)
Syria (made)
Syria (possibly, made)

Date

1300-1400 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Brass formerly inlaid

Marks and inscriptions

المولوي العالي .....
Our Lord. the High....

Dimensions

Height: 7 cm, Diameter: 21 cm Rim including spout

Descriptive line

Middle East, Metalwork. Spouted bowl, brass with traces of silver inlay, with engraved decoration and Arabic inscriptions, Mamluk Egypt or Syria, 1300-1400

Labels and date

BOWL WITH SPOUT.
Brass, formerly damascened.
SARACENIC; 12th CENTURY.
Given by Dr. W. L. Hildburgh, F.S.A. [Used until 09/2002]

Materials

Brass

Techniques

Hammered

Collection

Middle East Section

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