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Tripod Candlestick

Object Name:
Candlestick
Date:
first half 14th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Brass; cast, engraved, incised, and inlaid with silver
Dimensions:
H. 12 5/8 in. (32 cm) Diam. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.572
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic; translation: "Of what was made to order for our Lord, the Illustrious, the Well-served Sharaf al-Din `Abd al-Rahman" (H McA 1945).
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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