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Candlestick

Date:
first half 14th century
Geography:
Egypt or Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Brass; originally inlaid with silver
Dimensions:
H. 7 11/16 in. (19.5 cm) Diam. (rim of base) 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) Diam. (bottom of base) 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.522
Not on view
Inscription: - Arabic; translation of transcription: His High Excellency the King

- copy of translation and transcription available in curatorial file.
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)Edward C. Moore Collection
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