This hand-tooled basin is made of polished brass, exclusively for DAI in India. The etched design was inspired by an 8th century object in the collection. Inspirational object: LNS 110 M is a brass basin from Egypt or Syria, 8th Century AH/14th Century CE. It is inlaid with silver featuring thuluth inscriptions lauding an officer of al-Malik an-Nasir Muhammad ibn Qala’un. The design includes ogives (pointed arches), roundels and various animal and vegetal motifs.
|Large||Dia 29 x H 15 cm||brass metal||India||1.2 kg|
|Small||Dia 22 x H 14 cm||725 gram|