Islamic Collection Highlights

The arts of Islam installation in the Mimi Gates Study Gallery introduces a range works from the seventh to the twenty-first century. Included are works on paper, ceramics, textiles, metalwork, coins and medals, and architectural elements. The display includes works from the departments of Asian Art, African Art, Indo-Pacific Art, and Coins and Medals.

Bowl with a Scalloped Edge
Bowl depicting Faridun, Kava, and Zahhak in an episode from Firdawsi's Shahnameh
Hunter on a Horse
Textile Fragment
Bowl with an Arabic Inscription Reading "Glory Be to God"
Mohur of Muhyi al din Muhammad Aurangzeb Alamgir from Akbarabad
Star-Shaped Dish