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MAO Museum of Oriental Art
Hegira 9th century / AD 15th century
Height 43 cm, length 62.7 cm
The mosaic technique reached its apogee during the Timurid period. This panel includes cobalt blue, turquoise, emerald green, white and amber tesserae. In the centre is a verse of the Qur'an written in white kufic script.
"Mosaic panel" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;it;Mus21;39;en
MWNF Working Number: IT1 39