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"Islamic Art": The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 33, no. 1 (Spring, 1975)

"Islamic Art"

Ettinghausen, Richard
52 pages
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Richard Ettinghausen

Throne Leg in the Shape of a Griffin, Bronze; cast around a ceramic core and chased
late 7th–early 8th century
Sword Guard in the Form of Confronted Dragons, Nephrite; carved, Central Asia
Central Asia
14th–early 15th century
Francesco Colonna
Jacques Kerver
Three-Color Luster Bowl with a Checkerboard Pattern, Earthenware; polychrome luster-painted on opaque white glaze
9th century
Glass Bowl, Glass, bluish; blown, stained
late 10th–early 11th century
Beaker with Relief-cut Decoration, Glass, colorless; blown, cut
9th–10th century
Pear-Shaped Vase, Silver; gilded and hammered (repoussé)
8th century
Panel from a Rectangular Box, Ivory; carved, inlaid with stone with traces of pigment
10th–early 11th century
Bowl with Eagle, Muslim Ibn al-Dahhan  Egyptian, Earthenware; luster-painted on opaque white glaze
Muslim Ibn al-Dahhan
ca. 1000
Bowl with Arabic Inscription, "Blessing, Prosperity, Well-being, Happiness", Earthenware; white slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze
late 10th–11th century
Bowl with Inscription, Earthenware; white slip with incised black slip decoration under transparent glaze
10th century
Dado Panel, Stucco; carved
10th century
Enameled and Gilded Bottle, Glass, greenish; blown, folded foot; enameled and gilded
late 13th century
"Gustaham Kills Lahhak and Farshidvard", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings), Abu'l Qasim Firdausi  Iranian, Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
ca. 1300–30
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript, Ink and gold on parchment
late 9th–early 10th century
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript, Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on parchment
late 13th–early 14th century
Garden Carpet, Cotton (warp and weft), wool (pile); symmetrically knotted pile
ca. 1800
Tympanum with a Horse and Rider, Stone; carved, with traces of paint
second half 14th century
Bowl with Courtly and Astrological Motifs, Stonepaste; polychrome inglaze and overglaze painted and gilded on opaque monochrome glaze (mina'i)
late 12th–early 13th century
Ewer, Brass; raised, repoussé, inlaid with silver and a black compound
ca. 1180–1210
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