Iconography
ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
ChristianityWork in progress
Further details
Basin created during the reign of Sultan al-Malik al-Salih Najmuddin Ayyub
ARTIST/CREATOR
Syrian or Egyptian
DATE
1247 - 1249 inv. F1955.10
LOCATION
Washington D.C., Smithsonian Institution, Freer Gallery of Art
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Katzenstein, Ranee A., and Glenn D. Lowry, Christian Themes in Thirteenth-Century Islamic Metalwork, Muqarnas vol. 1 (1983). pp. 54, 58. Baer, Eva, Ayyubid Metalwork with Christian Images, in Studies in Islamic Art and Architecture, Vol. 4, 1989. Hoffman, E. (2004), Christian-Islamic Encounters on Thirteenth-Century Ayyubid Metalwork: Local Culture, Authenticity, and Memory. Gesta, 43(2), 129-142.
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RELATIONS
Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution
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Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk