Bowl. Round bottomed bowl with bulging sides, narrowing at rim. Frieze of engraved and inlaid decoration on exterior and four roundels containing deer on foliate ground. Fringe below frieze. Interior has six fish tail to nose around twelve petalled whirling rosette. Made of brass, engraved and inlaid with silver and a black substance. Inscribed.
- Diameter: 16.8 centimetres (rim)
- Diameter: 19.7 centimetres (max)
- Height: 9.5 centimetres
Inscription Commentbenedictory inscription on exterior
25 January 1985 - 1 May 2002
Reason for analysis
Islamic metalwork project
Analysis reference number
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Object reference number: RRM16798
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