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Mosque Lamp

Object Name:
Mosque lamp
13th century
Syria, Raqqa
Earthenware; glazed
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm) Diam. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Henry G. Leberthon Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Wallace Chauncey, 1957
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: The Kingdom is God's (repeated)
Henry G. Leberthon, Hempstead, NY (by 1936–d. 1939; bequeathed to Mrs. Chauncey); Louise Ruxton Chauncey, New York (1939–57; gifted to MMA)
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