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This item has been added to the Database within the Explore Islamic Art Collections project. Information is available in: English.

Name of Object:

Pair of bracelets

Location:

Doha, Qatar

Holding Museum:

Museum of Islamic Art

About Museum of Islamic Art, Doha

Date of Object:

Hegira 5th century / AD 11th century

Museum Inventory Number:

JE.118

Period / Dynasty

Fatimid

Provenance:

Egypt

Description:

Matching double bracelets, one for each wrist, was the fashion of the day. The workmanship of the form and granulation of the gold is particularly masterful.

Citation of this web page:

 "Pair of bracelets" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;qt;Mus21;18;en

MWNF Working Number: QT 18

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Fatimids


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