Inscribed Bowl

Maker: Al-Imami Sayyid Naqqash al-Husaini (Syrian, born?–?died Iran, active first half 16th century)
Object Name: Bowl
Date: dated A.H. 942/A.D. 1535–36
Geography: Iran, probably Tabriz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Copper; tinned, engraved, and inlaid with black compound
Dimensions: H. 6 9/16 in. (16.7 cm) Diam. 13 3/4 in. (34.9 cm)
Classification: Metal
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.615

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