H. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm) Max. Diam. 9 9/16 in. (24.3 cm) Wt. 1.6775 lbs (0.760901 kg)
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic; translation: "Glory to our Lord, the greatest Sultan, the King, the Governor of tribes, the Sultan of Sultans of Arabs and non-Arabs, the Imperial, the Just, the Fighter for the Faith, the Warden of Islam, the God-sided, the Triumphant, the Victorious over enemies".
Translation by Yassir al-Tabba (1978): "Glory to our lord, the sultan, the possessor of the necks of the nations, the sultan of Arabs and Persians, the conqueror, the just, the fighter for the faith, the warrior, the aided, the aided to victory over the enemies"
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Artist: Date: second half 14th century Accession Number: 41.148 Date: second half 14th centuryMedium: Brass; hammered and turned, engraved, and inlaid with gold, silver, and black compoundAccession: 41.148On view in:Gallery 455
Artist: ‘Umar ibn Yusuf ibn ‘Umar ibn ‘Ali ibn Rasul al-Muzaffari Date: dated A.H. 690/ A.D. 1291Medium: Brass; cast and hammered, pierced, chased, inlaid with silverAccession: 91.1.535a–hOn view in:Gallery 454
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