Candlestick

Egyptian or Syrian
Mamluk
1342–45


Object Place: Egypt or Syria

Dimensions

Height x width: 35.6 x 34.5 cm (14 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.168

Medium or Technique

Brass with silver inlay

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

See paper file for translation of inscriptions, which name and glorify Sultans Isma'il and Hasan.

Provenance

1934, sold by Arthur Upham Pope (b. 1881 - d. 1969), New York, to the MFA for $2,500. (Accession Date: May 3, 1934)

Credit Line

Ellen Frances Mason Fund