Collections: Items Tagged "Arabic"

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On View: Figure of a Reclining Dog

Buried in a tomb, this charming figure of a dog served as the deceased's beloved companion and guardian in the afterlife. Relief inscription...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Kohl Container

    Cosmetic containers are not always of such luxe quality as this example. Carved from a single piece of ivory, it is decorated in a fastidiou...

     
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    Found 42 Items Tagged "Arabic"


    Folio of Poetry From the Divan of Sultan Husayn MirzaJug (Mashraba) with Human-Headed Inscription and Zodiac SignsQur’anic Writing Board"Bahram Gur at the Home of Baraham the Jew," Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Second Small Shahnama of Firdawsi (d. 1020)Folio from the "Blue" QuranPanel of TilesHexagonal TileZumurrud Shah Takes Refuge in the MountainsAlbum Folio with Calligraphy"Job Lying Under a Tree," Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Majma` al-tavarikh (Collection of Chronicles) of Hafiz Abru (d. 1430)Wine GobletAli Receives the Paladin Adnan, Folio from the Khavarannameh of Muhammad Ibn HusamBedouin CampThe Friends of `Ali at the Hunt, Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Khwavarannama of Muhammad b. HusamThe BismillahCandlestick with Arabic Inscriptions in Thuluth, Naskh, and Kufic ScriptsManuscript of the QuranTiraz Textile Fragment with Inscriptions with Name of Caliph al-Muti
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