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Fatimid plate with mounted hunter

A detail of this Fatimid plate with mounted hunter. Freer Gallery, Smithsonian's Museums of Asian Art, 41.12.

Source: Study Blue
12th century
Fatimid period
Earthenware painted over glaze with luster
H: 7.0 W: 9.2 cm
Freer Gallery, Smithsonian's Museums of Asian Art. 41.12

Referenced as figure 162 in The military technology of classical Islam by D Nicolle
162. Ceramic dish, 12th century AD, Fāṭimid, Freer Gallery of Art no. 41.12, Washington (At).

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