This talk will address the study of Islamic Enamelled and gilded glasses from the 13th and 14th century. It will look at the history of painted glass with a specific focus on the medieval glass production. It will also raise questions of correlations between Islamic and Byzantine glass and possible interdependence. The talk will finish with a look at specific objects from IAMM collection – mosque lamps and the lighting devices in the medieval Islamic environment and how they were admired and copied in the 19th century Orientalist revival.
Date : 10th November 2018
Time : 10.00 am – 12.30 pm
Venue : Education Briefing Hall, IAMM
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