Candlestick

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, late 15th-early 16th century
Medium
Brass
Dimensions
H x Diam: 26 x 17.1 cm (10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by the James Smithson Society
Accession Number
F1980.19
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Furniture and Furnishing, Metalwork
Type

Candlestick

Keywords
casting, chasing, incising, Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), Turkey, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Axia Art Islamique et Byzantin

Published References
  • Mr. Yanni Petsopoulos. Tulips, Arabesques, and Turbans: Decorative Arts from the Ottoman Empire. New York and London. pp. 37, 44, pl. 22.
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. cat. 27, pp. 191-194.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum