Mosque Lamp by Syrian

Arabian, made in Syria, probably in Damascus.

Details

Medium:
Painted glass Dimensions: 35.6 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £2,000)
Acquired in:
1949
Vendor:
Mrs F H Cook

Kufic inscription, painted in enamelled colours, heraldic devices and lotus flowers.

Provenance

From the collections of: Linant Pasha, Rostowitz Bey, John M.Cook, and Mrs F.H.Cook.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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