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Artist Mamluk , probably Syrian
Full title Box (cover missing) or inkwell (upper section missing) of engraved brass inlaid with silver, with Mamluk titles, roundels decorated with birds, floral scrolls and whirling rosettes
Date made 1300-1330
Medium and support Brass and silver inlay
Dimensions 6.7 × 10.2 cm
Acquisition credit On loan from The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London
Inventory number L1260
Location in Gallery Room 55
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