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Tray

Date:
first half 14th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Brass; originally inlaid with silver
Dimensions:
H. 2 in. (5.1 cm) Diam. 18 9/16 in. (47.1 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.532
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic; translation: "His Excellency, the High, the King, the Governor, the High, the King".
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Renaissance of Islam: Art of the Mamluks," November 21, 1981–January 10, 1982.

Aanavi, Don. "Western Islamic Art." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 27, no. 3 (November 1968). pp. 200-201, ill. p. 201 (b/w).



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