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Rosette from Ibn Tulun's Minbar at the mosque of Sultan Lagin
MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art
Wood, carved and marquetry decorations
The Ibn Tulun Mosque in Cairo was erected in the late ninth century and renovated and remodelled under Sultan Lagin 1296. The minbar of the Ibn Tulun mosque is one of the most pre-eminent works of Egyptian applied arts.
"Rosette from Ibn Tulun's Minbar at the mosque of Sultan Lagin" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;at;Mus21;25;en
MWNF Working Number: AT1 25