Mosque Lamp, Earthenware; glazed

Mosque Lamp

Object Name:
Mosque lamp
Date:
13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Syria, Raqqa
Medium:
Earthenware; glazed
Dimensions:
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Diam. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Henry G. Leberthon Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Wallace Chauncey, 1957
Accession Number:
57.61.17
Not on view
Inscription: The Kingdom is God's (repeated)
Henry G. Leberthon, Hempstead, NY (by 1936–d. 1939; bequeathed to Mrs. Chauncey); Louise Ruxton Chauncey, New York (1939–57; gifted to MMA)