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Inscription

He died in the month of Muharram 533 A.H. (September A.D. 1138) Work of Abu'l Qasim al-Harrani or al-Kharrat. (The last word is unclear.)

Provenance

1931, sold through Phyllis Ackerman to the MFA for $1,609.89. (Accession Date: September 3, 1931)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Persian, Seljuk period, 12th century

Object Place

Yazd(?), Iran

Dimensions

94.2 x 69.9 cm (37 1/16 x 27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

31.711

Medium or Technique

Marble, carved

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceremonial artifacts