Candlestick for Ṣalāḥ al-dīn b. Samrī

Conserved in the 1930’s at the Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Scan from Saracenic Heraldry

Two emblems dividing the inscription on the socket of the object:

ممّا عمل برسم الأمير صلاح الدين ابن سمري

This is one of the objects made for the Amir Ṣalāḥ al-dīn, son of Samrī.

Possible dating: l. 13th century/e. 14th century

To Ṣalāḥ al-dīn b. Samrī’s page


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