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Drum of a Candlestick
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Drum of a Candlestick


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description A large inscription band is engraved around the center, interspersed with four medallions, each containing two seated figures.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/18/1966Treatmentcleaned; coated
1/24/1972Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Exhibition of Persian Art. Iranian Institute, New York. 1940.
  • Art of Persia. Ithaca College Museum of Art, Ithaca. 1966-1967.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1925, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1925

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Creators
Period
late 13th-early 14th century (Mamluk)
Medium
brass and silver
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.522
Measurements
H: 8 x Diam at base: 12 11/16 in. (20.3 x 32.2 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
  • Syria (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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