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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:

Vase

Location:

Doha, Qatar

Holding Museum:

Museum of Islamic Art

About Museum of Islamic Art, Doha

Date of Object:

Hegira 7th century / AD late 13th century

Museum Inventory Number:

GL.6

Period / Dynasty

Mamluk

Provenance:

Syria

Description:

A rare form in glass, this vase would have come from a palace. The vitreous enamelwork and gilding is one of the finest examples of this age.

Citation of this web page:

 "Vase" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;qt;Mus21;1;en

MWNF Working Number: QT 01

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