Half a Brazier, late 12th or early 13th century

  • Islamic, Turkish

Quaternary alloy (copper, tin, zinc, lead)

  • Overall: 11 5/8 × 24 3/8 inches (29.5 × 61.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Antiquaries, William A. Bostick, and the New Endowment Fund

1990.2

Department

Islamic Art

  • Circles (plane figures)
  • Geometric motifs
  • Trefoils
  • Stars
  • Leaf scrolls
  • Turkish
  • Copper
  • Lead
  • Tin
  • Zinc
  • Hexagonal
  • Hooves
  • Brazier
  • Dragons

(Said Motamed, Frankfurt, Germany); 1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA 66, no. 2/3. 1990, p. 19, fig. 11.

Islamic, Turkish, Half a Brazier, late 12th or early 13th century, quaternary alloy (copper, tin, zinc, lead). Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Antiquaries, William A. Bostick, and the New Endowment Fund, 1990.2.