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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah
Hegira 4th century / AD 10th century
LNS 6 S
Marble column captial based on the Corinthian order, featuring 'lacey' design of acanthus leaves with frilly edges, 'bead and reel', 'egg and dart' and other classical art-derived motifs.
"Capital" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;kw;Mus21;20;en
MWNF Working Number: KW 20