Pilgrim token with dome and minaret

On display


  • Title

    Pilgrim token with dome and minaret

  • Associated place

    Iraq (place of creation)
    Iraq (probable; Karbala) (subject)
    Iran (place of purchase)
  • Date

    1901 - 2002
  • Material and technique

    clay, moulded

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.4 cm (height)
    7.3 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Marcus Milwright, 2002.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 28 | Asian Crossroads
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Barnes, Ruth, ‘Relatives in Faith: Pilgrimage in Judaism, Islam and Christianity’, Ruth Barnes and Crispin Branfoot, eds, Pilgrimage: The Sacred Journey (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2006), p. 27, illus. p. 26 fig. 14

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