Bottle

Bottle

c. 1900

Glass with enameled and gilded decoration

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1944.488

Description

The bold inscription on the body of the bottle translates: "Glory to our lord, the sultan, the king, the victorious, the protector of the world and the religion, Muhammad." This is the same Mamluk sultan, Muhammad ibn Qala'un referred to on the mosque lamp.

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