Fatimid Carved Ivory Panel with Hunters, 11th-12th Centuries


A larger image of this Fatimid Carved Ivory Panel with Hunters, 11th-12th Centuries, Louvre.


From Egypt. Openwork ivory with incised decoration and traces of paint. Hunting scene with falcon and cheetah (on the horse’s croup).
Louvre Museum, Paris, Department of Islamic Art, Richelieu, room 3
Inv. no.: OA 6265/1

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Fatimid Illustrations of Soldiers and Hunters, 10th - 12th Centuries