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ARCH. 3151: Islamic Art and Contemporary Society

gold jug
Iran or Iraq, Buyid Period, reign of Samsam al-Dawla (985-998 AD)
Gold with repoussé and chased and engraved decoration 5" x 3"
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tiles in a mosque
Photo by G. D'all Orto Detail from "Rüstem Pasha camii" mosque in Istanbul.
CC BY

drawing of a dragon

The Wade Dragon (detail),  by Sah Qulu, c. 1530-35, Istanbul, Turkey.
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