Chandelier for sultan Qānṣūh al-Ghawrī (Cairo)

Conserved at the Museum of Islamic Art, Cairo.

Several epigraphic emblems of sultan Qānṣūh al-Ghawrī all around the chandelier.

Possible dating: between 906/1501 and 922/1516

Close-up (poor quality) of the emblem:

 

To sultan Qānṣūh al-Ghawrī’s page



Cite this blog post
Simon Rousselot (2020, February 28). Chandelier for sultan Qānṣūh al-Ghawrī (Cairo). Mamluk Emblems Online Corpus. Retrieved May 21, 2024, from https://doi.org/10.58079/rdeg

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