Bowl with medallions and inscription


  • Title

    Bowl with medallions and inscription

  • Associated place

    Egypt (place of creation)
  • Date

    1st half of the 14th century
    Mamluk Period (1250 - 1517)
  • Material and technique

    brass, incised and engraved

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    13 cm (height)
    31 cm max. (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Ward, Rachel, ‘Brass, Gold and Silver from Mamluk Egypt: Metal Vessels Made for Sultan Al-Nasir Muhammad. A Memorial Lecture for Mark Zebrowski’, Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, 14/1, (2004), p. 70

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