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Brass Crescent for Building Decoration
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The brass crescent has a long, cone-shaped neck consisting of three parts. A part of a ball is located at the lower part of the crescent. It probably was used to decorate buildings.

Dimensions:  Length 1.6 m  Diameter 98 cm

Attributes Attributes

Culture:

Islamic

Technique:

Hammering

Style:

Mamluk

Materials:

Brass
Type Type

Type:

Other Accessory
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Location: 

Museum of Islamic Art

Created: 

Cairo
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Created: 

15th Century AD
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