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Bowl, Sultan al-Nasir Mohammad Reign, Sultan Al-Nasr Mohammad Reign, Mamluk Period (1250-1517)
: 1250-1517

Egypt, Syria
Brass, silver, H: 5 1/8 in, W: 12 1/4 in, D: 12 in
Gift of Herman A. E. Jaehne and Paul C. Jaehne, 1941  41.954
Not On View
Alternate Title: Bowl with inlayed inscription

Alternate Title: Basin with Poetic and Didactic Calligraphy in Thuluth Script with Fish and Foliate Motifs

Inscriptions:
Sultan Al-Nasir Muhammad, Son of Qalawun, The Defender King, The Appreciative, His Highness, The Master, The Great, The Knowledgeable, The Active, The Just, The Royal

Provenance: Herman A.E. Jaehne and Paul C. Jaehne, by at least 1941; Newark Museum, gift, 1941
Exhibition History:
"Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 12 - May 15, 2016).

"Pilgrimage and Faith: Christianity, Buddhism, and Islam", Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, 1/25 - 4/1/2010, Loyola University Museum of Art, Chicago, IL, 8/21 - 11/14/2010, Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, 1/28 - 5/20/2011, Rubin Museum of Art, New York, NY, 7/1 - 10/24/2011 (this object was not included in the presentation of the exhibition at the Rubin Museum of Art).

Keywords: Metalwork, Bowl, Basin