The Arts of the Middle East 

Description

The AD&A Museum houses a small but significant collection of Islamic materials given in large part by Grace H. Dreyfus in 1971. These works include glass and ceramic containers as well as folio pages from a large manuscript of the Qur’an dating to the 13th—14th centuries.

Collection Items

LURISTAN
Bracelet

LURISTAN
Bracelet

LURISTAN
Bracelet

LURISTAN
Earring

LURISTAN
Earring

LURISTAN
Bracelet

LURISTAN
Torque

LURISTAN
Finial

LURISTAN
Pin

LURISTAN
Pin

LURISTAN
Pin

LURISTAN
Bell

LURISTAN
Bell

LURISTAN
Mace or Sleeve Handle

LURISTAN
Axe Head

LURISTAN
Axe Head

LURISTAN
Axe Head

LURISTAN
Axe Head

LURISTAN
Dagger

LURISTAN
Mace Head

LURISTAN
Mace Head

LURISTAN
Ibex

LURISTAN
Bridle Bit Piece

LURISTAN
Horse Bit

LURISTAN
Bowl

LURISTAN
Pot

LURISTAN
Pot

LURISTAN
Pot

LURISTAN
Weapon Blade

LURISTAN
Dagger Blade

LURISTAN
Dagger

LURISTAN
Deer

LURISTAN
Deer

LURISTAN
Deer

LURISTAN, Iran
Axe Head

LURISTAN
Staff Acroterium

LURISTAN
Bracelet

LURISTAN
Arrowhead

Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Luristan Bronze Arrowhead

LURISTAN
Ibix

Ibix

LURISTAN
Seated Fawn

ISLAMIC, Mongol Iran
Double folio from a large manuscript of the Qur'an

ISLAMIC, Iran
Bowl with incised and engraved decoration

ISLAMIC
Bowl

Necklace

ISLAMIC, Iran
Necklace

ISLAMIC, Afghanistan
Medicine bowl

ISLAMIC
Vase

ISLAMIC, Iran, Nishapur
Mortar and Pestle

ISLAMIC, Iran
Detached folio from a manuscript recounting events from early Islamic history

ISLAMIC, Iran
Detached folio from a manuscript recounting events from early Islamic history

ISLAMIC, Iran
Detached folio from a manuscript recounting events from early Islamic history

ISLAMIC; ISLAMIC, Iran
Detached folio from a manuscript recounting events from early Islamic history

ISLAMIC, Iran
Detached folio from a manuscript recounting events from early Islamic history

ISLAMIC, Iran
Detached folio from a manuscript recounting events from early Islamic history

ISLAMIC
Vessel

ISLAMIC, Iran
Two Earrings

ISLAMIC
Tear Bottle

ISLAMIC
Tear Bottle

ISLAMIC
Tear Bottle

ISLAMIC
Tear Bottle

ISLAMIC
Tear Bottle

ISLAMIC
Jar

ISLAMIC
Amlash Grey-ware Spouted Ewer

ISLAMIC, Iran
Seal Ring

ISLAMIC
Inkwell

ISLAMIC
Inkwell

Inkwell
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