Bowl, hemispherical. The base has a twelve-lobed roundel, the engraving erased. The sides of the bowl have birds and trees alternating with panels of rosettes and interlace. Twelve eight-lobed roundels below these contain alternately fighting birds and inscriptions. Made of brass, the exterior engraved and inlaid with silver and a black substance.

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Thing

Made Of
brass, silver
Type of Thing
bowl
Subject
tree/bush, bird
Techniques
inlaid, engraved

People

Acquired From
Franks, Augustus Wollaston to The British Museum
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Nesbitt, Alexander

Place

Time

Acquired In
1887
Made
15thC-20thC
Period/Culture
Islamic

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