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Covered Bowl

14th century (made)
Place Of Origin

object details
Object Type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Bowl
  • Lid
Materials and Techniques
Cast and turned brass with engraved decoration and silver inlay
Brief Description
Bell metal, cast and turned with engraved decoration and silver inlay, including an inscription of blessings and roundels with the signs of the zodiac, Iran, 14th century.
  • Height: 13.5cm (including lid)
  • Diameter: 12cm (maximum)
  • Height: 7.5cm (lid only)
  • Diameter: 13.5cm (lid only)
Accession Number
745:1, 2-1889

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record createdMarch 18, 2003
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