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Mosque Lamp

Object Name:
Mosque lamp
Date:
second half 14th century
Geography:
Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; enameled
Dimensions:
H. 10 11/16 in. (27.1 cm) Max. Diam. 8 7/16 in. (21.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1536
Not on view
Inscription: Translation of Arabic inscription on body: "The Wise" repeated six times. (Nicholas Martinovitch, 1924)
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Wypyski, Mark. Metropolitan Museum Studies in Art, Science, and Technology. vol. 1. New York, 2010. pp. 112, 115-119, 120-121, ill. fig. 15.



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