Iconography
ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
ChristianityWork in progress
Further details
Lid of a cylindrical box. On the box are represented figures of Saints and The Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Syrian
DATE
1250 - 1300
LOCATION
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art (inv. 1971.39a, b)
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.
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RELATIONS
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Acknowledgements
Image kindly provided by the Metropolitan Museum as part of its Open Access programme
Contact
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