Beaker, ca. 1250

  • Islamic, Egyptian
  • Islamic, Syrian

Glass, gold, and enamel

  • Overall (h x diam (at rim)): 4 13/16 × 3 1/4 inches (12.2 × 8.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Edsel B. Ford, Mrs. Ernest Kanzler and Robert H. Tannahill in memory of Mrs. William Clay

44.192

On View

  • Islamic N120

Department

Islamic Art

  • Dots
  • Ayyubid
  • Mamluk
  • Free-blown glass
  • Enamel
  • Gold
  • Glass
  • Beaker (drinking vessel)
  • Kufic script
  • Syria
  • Egypt
  • Fish

Inscribed, Kufic script.

Eleanor Clay Ford [Eleanor Lowthian Clay], Josephine Kanzler [Josephine Hudson Clay Kanzler] [d. 1954], and Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969]

1944-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

W., A. C. "Goblet wiht Flaring Rim," Bulletin of the DIA 24, no. 3 (1945): 38, (ill.).

possibly Islamic, Syrian; possibly Islamic, Egyptian, Beaker, ca. 1250, glass, gold, and enamel. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Edsel B. Ford, Mrs. Ernest Kanzler and Robert H. Tannahill in memory of Mrs. William Clay, 44.192.