Quarter Dirham Coin Weight from the Reign of the Fatimid Caliph al-Mustansir, between 1036 and 1094

  • Islamic, Egyptian

Glass

  • Overall: 1/8 × 9/16 inches (0.3 × 1.4 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

90.1S13073

On View

  • Islamic N120

Department

Islamic Art

  • Fatimid
  • Glass
  • Inscription
  • Dirham
  • Circular
  • Weight (scale component)
  • Egypt

Inscribed: [translated: Al-Imam Ma'add]

Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1890-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Islamic, Egyptian, Quarter Dirham Coin Weight from the Reign of the Fatimid Caliph al-Mustansir, between 1036 and 1094, glass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 90.1S13073.