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Islamic Art Research Projects

Ernst Herzfeld Papers

Herzfeld (1879-1948) was a German archaeologist, philologist, geographer and historian in the field of Near Eastern Studies.

Towns of the Karakum Archaeological Project

The Towns of the Karakum project (ToKa) is the first archaeological project carried out by a team from The Met's Department of Islamic Art.

Dala'il al-Khayrat Prayer Book

The Met-NYU Dala'il al-Khayrat project, co-organized by Deniz Beyazit, Associate Curator in the Department of Islamic Art at The Met and Guy Burak, Librarian at NYU Libraries.