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Honolulu, Hawai'i, United States of America
Shangri La, Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art
Hegira 8th century / AD 14th century
Overall: 6 x 11.1 cm
Syria or Egypt
The exterior of this pale green gilded glass bowl is inscribed below the mouth with standard Mamluk titulature: "The sultan, the possessor, the … and guardian of the world and the religion, killer of infidels and polytheists, the sultan …" (translation courtesy of Wheeler Thackston).
"Bowl" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;us;Mus22;14;en
MWNF Working Number: US2 14