Islamic Art in the Mediterranean | Artistic Introduction
art includes works in the style of contemporary European art, made for use in the Holy Land. It also includes works that more clearly reflect the influence of local norms.
Hegira 6th century / AD 12th century
Islamic Museum, al-Aqsa Mosque / al-Haram al-Sharif
This marble frieze was probably carved in a Crusader workshop in Jerusalem for decorating a building in the Haram al-Sharif.
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