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A lidded bowl of high tin bronze, engraved and inlaid with silver. The bowl and the lid decorated with a band containing twelve roundels enclosing signs of the zodiac, it displays a complex astrological imagery, set between two bands of inscriptions in Kufic script.
Inscriptions : Al-maqarr al-karim al-‘ali al-mawlawi al-maliki al-‘alimi al-‘amili al-‘adili al-maliki al-nasiri
The honourable high excellency the lordly, the royal, the wise, the diligent, the just, the officer of al-Malik al-Nasir.
Diameter: 16.5 cm.
Height with cover: 21 cm.