Mosque Lamp of Amir Ahmad al-Mihmandar

Object Name: Mosque lamp
Date: ca. 1325
Geography: Egypt or Syria
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Glass, colorless with brown tinge; blown, folded foot, applied wick holder and handles, enameled and gilded
Dimensions: H. 10 1/2in. (26.7cm) Max. diam. 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm)
Classification: Glass
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.1534

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