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Part of Islamic Art
Date: ca. 1325–30Accession Number: 91.1.2064
Date: second half 16th centuryAccession Number: 1993.67.2
Date: recto: ca. 1645; verso: ca. 1630–40Accession Number: 188.8.131.52
Date: 10th centuryAccession Number: 65.106.2
Date: dated A.H. 905/ A.D. 1500Accession Number: 1981.320
Date: late 13th centuryAccession Number: 41.150
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The Patti Cadby Birch Gallery showcases masterpieces from across the collection in the major media employed in the art of the Islamic world: pottery, carpets and textiles, jeweled arts, calligraphy, painting, and architectural elements. The styles, themes, and motifs that visitors encounter here will recur in successive rooms, thereby connecting distinct cultures. This gallery is one of three rooms named in honor of Patti Cadby Birch. The others are galleries 456 and 457.
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