Thursday, February 28, 2013

Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha

The museum located in the Doha and designed by architect I. M. Pei., Houses a collection of works gathered since the late 1980s, including manuscripts, textiles and ceramics. It is one of the world’s most complete collections of Islamic artifacts.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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The museum located in the Doha was designed by architect I. M. Pei., Houses a collection of works gathered since the late 1980s, including manuscripts, textiles and ceramics. It is one of the world’s most complete collections of Islamic artifacts...M.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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Slip painted earthware dish from Iran or central Asia. 9-10 century.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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Prayers for the 7 days of the week written in ink, pigment and gold on paper. 15 century from Iran.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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Qur'an page. Ink, pigment and gold on paper. Egypt 14th century.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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Al-Majmu'at al-Rashidiyya (Theological Treatise). Written by Rashid al-Din Fadlullah, copied by Muhammad ibn Mahmud al-Baghdadi Iran .Dated Sha'ban - Ramadan 711 AH . Ink, pigment & gold on paper.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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War mask made of steel with gold inlay from Eastern Turkey/ Western Iran. 15 cenutry.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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The museum located in the Doha was designed by architect I. M. Pei., Houses a collection of works gathered since the late 1980s, including manuscripts, textiles and ceramics. It is one of the world’s most complete collections of Islamic artifacts...M.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha
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Ewer from Afghanistan (Herat). Late 13 - 14th century made of brass, copper, silver, black compound.
Artifacts in the Museum of Islam Art in Doha

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