Artist Persian
Title
  • Lamp with Benedictory Inscription
  • Oil Lamp
Date between 1200 and 1250
Medium Leaded brass
Dimensions Overall: 6 × 3 1/2 × 6 1/2 inches (15.2 × 8.9 × 16.5 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.437
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, Kufic script, around rim.
(Arthur Upham Pope);
1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Peck, Elsie Holmes. Images & Arabesques. Exh. cat., Sisson Gallery, Henry Ford Community College. Dearborn, Michigan, 1994, (ill.).