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view 2006ag4292 jpg s Unknown Tim Stanley ed., with Mariam Rosser-Owen and Stephen Vernoit, <u>Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art... MES 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Glazed earthenware bowl with geometric painting in blue, Iraq (probably Basra), 9th century. Diameter: 20.8 cm, Height: 6 cm Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 14/01/2006-16/04/2006) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo 01/10/2005-04/12/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 03/04/2005-04/09/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (National Gallery of Art, Washington 18/07/2004-06/02/2005) Islamic Middle East, room 42 Long-haul trading voyages to China were underway from as early as the eighth century, and Chinese... 18 BOWL White-glazed earthenware painted in blue. MESOPOTAMIAN ; 9th century [Used until... 2014-08-29T19:17:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:30.000Z 30.485809 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 2W 47.807911 earthenware, Clay, glaze Earthenware, with blue painting in an opaque white glaze C.1447-1924 c14471924 O7351 Bowl 1 Earthenware bowl with decoration painted and splashed into the opaque glaze. Basra 2006AG4292 Glazed ceramics were not widely used in the pre-Islamic Middle East, but in the 8th and 9th... 3 VA bowl-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing 900 800 view
view MES 1499-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century (made) 114 Food box Tinned copper Egypt, Mamluk, 15th c. [pre 2002] 2014-08-29T19:18:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:02.000Z In Storage [] 411L/1-1880 4111880 O65716 Food box 3 food-box 2014-04-28T00:00:00.000Z 1499 1400 view
view Unknown MES 1304-12-31 1295-01-01 ca. 1300 (made) Middle East, Metalwork. Pen-box with hinged lid and three internal compartments for ink and sand,... Length: 29.5 cm, Height: 8.8 cm Box with lid, Depth: 8.2 cm 115 Pen box Brass with silver inlay. The inscription cnsists of blessings. Egypt, Mamluk, about... 2014-08-29T19:18:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:02.000Z In Storage Silver, brass [] 371-1897 3711897 O65715 Pen-box Brass pen box with silver inlay decorated with inscriptions and floral motifs. 3 pen-box-unknown 2014-05-01T00:00:00.000Z inlaid, hammered 1304 1295 view
view 2006aj7231 jpg s Unknown R. Katzenstein and G. Lowry, "Christian Themes in Thirteenth Century Islamic Metalwork,"... MES 1275-12-31 1225-01-01 middle of 13th century (made) Cylindrical pyxis and cover with depiction of Christians, brass inlaid with silver, Syria,... Height: 8.5 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 14/01/2006-16/04/2006) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo 01/10/2005-04/12/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 03/04/2005-04/09/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (National Gallery of Art, Washington 18/07/2004-06/02/2005) Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 This pyxis is an example of a group of objects featuring Christian iconography which appear... Acquired in Spain. 116 Box and cover Bronze, inlaid with copper and silver, Syrian, 14th c. The figures around the body... 2014-08-29T19:18:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:03.000Z 34.8148 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 6 39.056 [Lid] Around perimeter of top of lid: corrupt rendering of two verses from a panegyric by the... Silver, bronze, copper Bronze, with copper and silver inlay 320-1866 3201866 O65714 Box and lid 1 Cylindrical bronze box and lid, inlaid with copper and silver. The decoration on the box is... Syria 2006AJ7231 This little casket reveals both the diversity of 13th-century Syria and the difficulty of... 3 VA box-and-lid-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Hammering, soldering, damascening, inlay 1275 1225 view
view 2011ev8048 jpg s MES 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) Width: 67 cm, Length: 127 cm a similar example resides in the collection of the State Historical Museum, Moscow. Atasoy... 307 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 silk [] 94-1878 941878 O137909 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3 by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Turkey 2011EV8048 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view
view 2006af7272 jpg s Unknown Lisa Golombek, Robert B. Mason, Gauvin A. Bailey,<u>Tamerlane's tableware : a new approach to the... MES 1450-12-31 1400-01-01 1400-1450 (made) Dish, fritware, underglaze painted in cobalt blue with vine scroll in Chinese style, Uzbekistan... Diameter: 38.5 cm, Height: 6.4 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 In Oliver Watson, 'Islamic Pots in Chinese Style', <u>Burlington Magazine</u>, 1987 (May), ... 333 Dish Fritware, with underglaze painted decoration. SYRIA; about 1400 to 1450 The motifs copy a... 2014-08-29T19:19:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:41.000Z 39.666698 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 3 66.966698 fritware Fritware with underglaze painted decoration C.206-1984 c2061984 O9357 Dish 1 Dish, fritware, with flat rim, underglaze painted in cobalt blue under a thick, uneven... Samarqand 2006AF7272 Made by Syrian potters transplanted from Damascus to Samarqand by Timur in 1402. A pottery workshop was established at the court at Samarqand around 1401 under the patronage of... 3 VA dish-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z underglaze 1450 1400 view
view 2006am9979 jpg s Unknown Atasoy, Nurhan & Raby, Julian, <u>Iznik: the pottery of Ottoman Turkey</u> (London, 1989): plate 320 MES 1540-12-31 1535-01-01 1535-1540 (made) Long-necked bottle with blue and white decoration in an ogival layout, Turkey (probably Iznik),... Height: 41.5 cm, Diameter: 16.5 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 493 BOTTLE White earthenware painted in blue and turquoise. TURKISH (ISNIK); first half of 16th... 2014-08-29T19:20:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:33.000Z 40.433498 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case WN4, shelf 3 29.73229 fritware Fritware, underglaze painted in blue and turquoise, glazed 6785-1860 67851860 O77052 Bottle 1 Pear-shaped and long-necked bottle, decorated with floral sprays and medallions in underglaze... Iznik 2006AM9979 The shape of this ceramic bottle is derived from metalwork. The decoration, however, is typical... 3 VA bottle-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z underglazing 1540 1535 view
view 2006ae5798 jpg s Unknown Mariam Rosser-Owen, "Questions of Authenticity: the Imitation Ivories of Don Francisco Pallás y... MES Salting Bequest 0965-12-31 0961-01-01 961-965 (made) Carved ivory casket with decoration in the form of stylized vegetation, Spain (probably Córdoba),... Height: 8.5 cm, Length: 13 cm, Width: 8.5 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 This casket was formerly suspected of being a 19th-century imitation of a 10th-century ivory, and... 511 Ivory Caskets Spain, probably Córdoba About 962 Both caskets were made for an unnamed daughter... 2014-08-29T19:20:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:39.000Z 37.888031 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 15 -4.86779 'Bismillah al-rahman al-ra[him] hadha ma amala al-ibnah al-sayyidah ibnat 'abd al-rahman amir... ivory, Silver Ivory, carved, with nielloed-silver mounts A.580-1910 a5801910 O77077 Casket 1 Ivory casket with a truncated pyramidal lid, and decorated on all sides with symmetrical designs... Madinat al-Zahra 2006AE5798 For a long time this casket was thought to be a 19th-century imitation of a 10th-century Cordoban... This small ivory casket has carved decoration of stylised plants. It covers the sides of the base... 3 VA casket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z mounting, carved 965 961 view
view unknown MES 1884-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1884 (made) Tear-drop shaped sheet gold amulet with stamped decoration and Islamic inscription, with seed... Length: 7 cm Bought from the collection of Gaston de St Maurice (1831-1905) in 1884. 632 2014-08-29T19:21:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:14.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 gold, seed pearls Stamped gold with gold filigree rim and seed pearls 942-1884 9421884 O79827 Amulet Flat gold drop-shaped pendant with a border of pearls. The pendant is made from sheet gold... Egypt 3 amulet-amulet-unknown 2014-04-07T00:00:00.000Z filigree Amulet 1884 1850 view
view MES 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Width: 67 cm, Length: 29 cm there is another identical example of this one at the Musee des Tissus, Lyon, France, Inv No.... 964 2014-08-29T19:22:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:57.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk [] 717A-1899 717a1899 O137943 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3, by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Iran 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2006at5958 jpg s Unknown Contadini, Anna, <u>Fatimid Art at the Victoria & Albert Museum.</u> London: V&A Publications,... MES 1000-12-31 0900-01-01 10th century (made) Fragments of a cotton ikat tiraz with inscription woven in gold thread. Fatimid Yemen, 10th century. Height: 30 cm maximum, Width: 24.7 cm maimum, Height: 14.4 cm maximum, Height: 9.5 cm maximum, Width: 10.7 cm maximum Fatimid Yemen 1302 FRAGMENT OF CLOTH Cotton ikat with inscription drawn with a pen and gilt Found in Egypt, probably... 2014-08-29T19:24:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:25.000Z 15.7967 In Storage 47.83675 'bismi-llah s ...' 'in the name of God, [prayer?] …' cotton, gold Woven cotton 108-1887 1081887 O77217 Fragments Tiraz. Cotton ikat with inscription in gold. Fatimid Yemen, tenth century. This is a very good... Yemen 2006AT5958 Unique 3 fragments-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Painted, Woven 1000 900 view
view 2006af6971 jpg s Unknown MES 1000-12-31 0900-01-01 10th century (made) Small earthenware dish with inscription in black slip, Eastern Iran or Uzbekistan, 900-1000. Diameter: 11.2 cm, Height: 1.6 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 1311 Dishes with Arabic Inscriptions Eastern Iran or Uzbekistan 900-1000 As on many Islamic dishes,... 2014-08-29T19:24:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:27.000Z 42.458904 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 2W 0.781521 'Blessing and ease to the owner' earthenware, slip Earthenware, lead-glazed, inscribed C.909-1935 c9091935 O85328 Dish 1 Lead-glazed earthenware with slip inscription, "Blessing and ease to the owner". Eastern Iran 2006AF6971 This small dish imitates silver decorated with inscriptions in a black inlay called niello. Here... 3 VA dish-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing 1000 900 view
view 2006bg1904 jpg s Unknown Lentz, Thomas, W., Lowry, Glenn, D., <u>Timur and the Princely Vision. Persian Art and Culture in... MES 1455-12-31 1455-01-01 1455 (made) Tile, with thuluth inscription in cobalt blue, against white foliate scrolls painted in reserve... Height: 30 cm, Width: 31.5 cm, Diameter: 3.5 cm Gifts of the Sultan: The Arts of Giving at the Islamic Courts (Los Angeles County Museum of Art 05/06/2011-31/12/2011) Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 Historical significance: A related tile is in the Fitzwilliam Museum (OC.173-1946) bequeathed to... 1319 2014-08-29T19:24:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:30.000Z 32.42065 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 29, shelf 8 53.682362 Earthenware, moulded relief with white and cobalt glaze and lustre decoration C.26A-1983 c261983 O85337 Tile 1 Tile, with thuluth inscription in cobalt blue, against white foliate scrolls painted in reserve... Iran 2006BG1904 3 VA tile-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1455 1455 view
view 2006af0219 jpg s Unknown Lentz, Thomas, W., Lowry, Glenn, D., <u>Timur and the Princely Vision. Persian Art and Culture in... MES 1362-12-31 1353-01-01 ca. 1358-1359 (made) Column capital from the tomb of Buyanquli Khan, Uzbekistan (Bukhara), ca. 1358 Width: 34.4 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 Made for the tomb of the Chaghatayid (post-Mongol) ruler Buyanquli Khan, who died in 1358-59. 1387 COLUMN AND CAPITAL Fritware with carved decoration and coloured glazes CENTRAL ASIA (from... 2014-08-29T19:24:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:47.000Z 39.765862 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case WW9 64.42234 earthenware Earthenware, glazed 586-1899 5861899 O85336 Capital 1 Earthenware capital, separated from the fragment of a cylindrical column shaft by a simple... Bukhara 2006AF0219 This column once formed part of the magnificent decoration of a mausoleum. The mausoleum was... 3 VA capital-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing 1362 1353 view
view 2006ae9840 jpg s Unknown Donald King, "Turkish Carpets in the Victoria & Albert Museum," Hali 6 (1984): 373-4 and fig. 31. MES 1550-12-31 1500-01-01 1500-1550 (made) Carpet, wool knotted pile on wool foundation, double-niche medallion design with red field and... Length: 175.26 cm, Width: 101.6 cm 1490 A 16TH/17TH CENTURY TURKISH CARPET thought to have been woven in Ushak. The strong red and blue... 2014-08-29T19:25:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:18.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 wool [] T.51-1920 t511920 O102278 Carpet Small Ushak double-niche medallion rug Turkey 2006AE9840 Sold (with silk brocade T.52-1920) for £21.10. by Harold Wallis Esq., St. Albans, Godstone Road,... 3 carpet-unknown 2014-07-29T00:00:00.000Z knotted pile 1550 1500 view
view Unknown MES Purchased by Major Murdoch Smith 1874-12-31 1874-01-01 1874 (made) Plain bluish soapstone bottle, one of a pair, Iran (Meshed), 1874 Height: 14.75 in Taken from Register, Diameter: 5.75 in Taken from Register Purchased by Major Murdoch Smith 1624 2014-08-29T19:25:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:53.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 carved bluish soapstone 1076-1875 10761875 O100710 Water bottle Plain bluish soapstone bottle, one of a pair, Iran (Meshed), 1874, Purchased by Major Murdoch Smith Iran 3 water-bottle-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1874 1874 view
view 2006ag6723 jpg s Unknown <u>The Arts of Islam</u>, Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Hayward Gallery, 8 April - 4... MES 1504-12-31 1495-01-01 ca. 1500 (made) Silver-gilt drinking jug, Turkey (probably Istanbul), ca. 1500. Height: 16 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 The shapes of these types of jugs are based on late-fifteenth century silver and/or gold-inlaid... This is one of the earliest examples of a series of single handled jugs produced in Ottoman... 1763 Silver-Gilt Drinking Jug Turkey, probably Istanbul About 1500 The pot-bellied drinking jug was... 2014-08-29T19:26:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:34.000Z 41.040852 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 5 28.986179 stamp Silver Silver, cast, with repoussé decoration 158-1894 1581894 O84385 Jug 1 Jug or tankard of silver, gilt, with bulb-shaped body and short neck, repoussé decoration with... Istanbul 2006AG6723 This type of pot-bellied drinking jug was common in Iran and Central Asia in the period... 3 VA jug-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z repoussé, gilding, casting 1504 1495 view
view 2006ay3050 jpg s Unknown Artin Pasha BJE (1866;p.136) Wiet catalogue pl.XXII Lamm, Carl Johan. <i>Mittelalterliche Gläser... MES 1340-12-31 1340-01-01 about 1340 (made) Lamp made for a madrasah founded by the Mamluk official Aqbugha, Egypt or Syria, about 1340. Height: 33.5 cm, Width: 26.7 cm maximum Le Théorème de Néferrtiti (L'Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris 23/04/2013-08/09/2013) Exposition Universelle (Paris 01/01/1867-31/12/1867) Islamic Middle East, room 42 Sayf al-Din Aqbugha, who is named in the inscription on the lamp, was promoted to the rank of... 1860 Made for a madrasa (theological college) in Cairo built in 1331 by Saif al-Din Aqbugha (d. 1343),... 2014-08-29T19:26:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:49.000Z 26.69636 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 14E 30.246469 Upper register: shining out in houses of worship. God has ordained that they be raised high and... Gilt and enamelled glass 1056-1869 10561869 O93 Mosque lamp 1 Egypt 2006AY3050 Providing lighting in an Islamic religious building is considered to be an act rewarded by God,... 3 VA mosque-lamp-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1340 1340 view
view 2006ab9572 jpg s Unknown MES 1800-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1800 (made) Glass sprinkler with gilt mounts, Turkey, 1600-1800. Height: 19.5 cm, Diameter: 8 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 2333 Glass Sprinkler Turkey 1600-1800 This narrow-necked bottle was used to sprinkle rose water or... 2014-08-29T19:28:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:08.000Z 38.9585 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 8E 35.4492 Glass, metal Glass, coloured, with gilt mounts 2108-1855 21081855 O583 Scent bottle 1 Bottle in opaque coloured glass with gilt mounts. Turkey 2006AB9572 Same workshop as 1537-1876 This narrow-necked bottle was used to sprinkle rose water or other scented liquids onto the hands... 3 VA scent-bottle-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, mounting 1800 1600 view
view 2006an6452 jpg s Unknown Carboni, S., Whitehouse, D. <u>Glass of the Sultans</u>. Catalogue of the exhibition "Glass of... MES 1310-12-31 1309-01-01 1309-1310 (made) Lamp made for the tomb of the Mamluk sultan Baybars II in Cairo, Egypt or Syria, 1309-10. Height: 29.0 cm, Width: 25.4 cm maximum Art Nouveau - 1890-1914 (Metropolitan Museum, Japan 21/04/2001-08/07/2001) Art Nouveau - 1890-1914 (National Gallery of Art, Washington 08/10/2000-28/01/2001) Art Nouveau - 1890-1914 (Victoria & Albert Museum 06/04/2000-30/07/2000) Glass of the Sultans (Benaki Museum, Athens 20/02/2002-15/05/2002) Glass of the Sultans (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 01/10/2001-10/01/2002) Islamic Middle East, room 42 2531 Made for a building commissioned by Rukn al-Din Baybars II, Mamluk Sultan of Egypt (1309-10).... 2014-08-29T19:28:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:38.000Z 26.69636 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 14E 30.246469 Above: 'The truly good will live in bliss. You will gaze at the look of bliss on their faces.... Glass, enamelled and gilt 322-1900 3221900 O799 Mosque lamp 1 Egypt 2006AN6452 Two bold bands of inscriptions dominate the decoration of this lamp. In the lower band there is a... 3 VA mosque-lamp-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1310 1309 view