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Pierced Globe (Handwarmer made for Badr al-Din Baysari)
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Accession Number:
n2001071486
n2001071486
Call Number:
5350/ xmis3b
Artist:
Mamluk (Syrian) Islamic
Title:
Pierced Globe (Handwarmer made for Badr al-Din Baysari) c.1270
Pierced Globe (Handwarmer made for Badr al-Din Baysari) c1270 view
Other Title:
Handwarmer made for Badr al-Din Baysari
Incense-burner of Beaten Brass, Pierced and Inlaid with Silver
Pomander
Description:
brass inlaid with silver dia: 18.4 cm
Notes:
Also attr. to Egypt
1 slide color 2" x 2"
Summary:
sometimes referred to as handwarmer or incense burner, but is unusually large for handwarmer, does not have coal pot and gimbals associated with handwarmers and incense burners
Repository:
London: British Museum 78 12-30 682
Subject(s):
pomanders aat
incense burners aat
pomanders Islamic 13th Century Syria
incense burners Islamic 13th Century Syria
incense burners Islamic 13th Century Egypt
pomanders Islamic 13th Century Egypt
inlaid metal Islamic 13th Century Egypt
inlaid metal Islamic 13th Century Syria
Form / Genre:
Minor arts inlaid metal
Other Contributors:
Mamluk (Egyptian) Islamic
Fisher Fine Arts Library Image Collection PU
URL:
Source:
Walter Denny M30
Rights:
Denny
Restrictions:
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Digital image: Yes
Image resolution: High (for PPT)
Culture: Islamic
Culture: Syrian
Period: Mamluk
Museum: London: British Museum
Worktype: Minor Arts
Title: Pierced Globe (Handwarmer made for Badr al-Din Baysari)