Incense Burner, between 1000 and 1100

  • Islamic, Iranian

Leaded brass, organic black compound

  • Framed: Overall: 8 7/8 × 3 3/4 inches (22.5 × 9.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, the Matilda R. Wilson Fund and the Mr. and Mrs. Walter Buhl Ford II Fund

1993.52

On View

  • Islamic N120

Department

Islamic Art

  • Scrolls (motifs)
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Organic black pigment
  • Incense burner
  • Floral motifs
  • Bird

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed: [translated: Blessing, good fortune...]

Provenance

(Said Motamed, Frankfurt, Germany); 1993-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Islamic, Iranian, Incense Burner, between 1000 and 1100, leaded brass, organic black compound. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, the Matilda R. Wilson Fund and the Mr. and Mrs. Walter Buhl Ford II Fund, 1993.52.