Basin

Maker(s)
Patron: A son of Sultan al-Malik al-Nasir Muhammad (Egypt and Syria, 1285 - 1341 (reigned 1293-1294, 1299-1399, 1310-1341))
Historical period(s)
Mamluk period, 1340-50
Medium
Brass inlaid with silver and black organic material
Dimensions
H x Diam: 26 × 57 cm (10 1/4 × 22 7/16 in)
Geography
Egypt or Syria
Credit Line
Purchase in honor of Julian Raby’s outstanding leadership as director of the Freer|Sackler (2002-2017) — Charles Lang Freer Endowment and funds provided by Giuseppe Eskenazi and the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number
F2017.12
On View Location
Freer Gallery 04: Engaging the Senses: Art in the Islamic World
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Basin

Keywords
Egypt, inscription, Mamluk period (1250 - 1517)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Sultan al-Malik al-Nasir Muhammad Egypt and Syria, 1285 - 1341 (reigned 1293-1294, 1299-1399, 1310-1341)

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
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