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MTW 326
MTW 326

Tray with Vertical Sides

MTW 326

Greater Iran, Khurasan or Afghanistan

10th or 11th century AD

MTW 326

Tray with Vertical Sides

MTW 326

Greater Iran, Khurasan or Afghanistan

10th or 11th century AD

high-tin bronze, cast, with engraved and chip-cut decoration

3.5 x 30cm

The decoration is exquisitely simple: an eight-pointed star with a cruciform design of volutes set in a circle with trailing half-palmettes to fill the space between.

J.M. Rogers, The Arts of Islam. Masterpieces from the Khalili Collection, London 2010, cat.18, p.43.