An Ottoman silk and metal-thread curtain with tughra of Sultan 'Abdulaziz (r.1861-76), Turkey, late 19th century

An Ottoman silk and metal-thread curtain with tughra of Sultan 'Abdulaziz (r.1861-76), Turkey, late 19th century

Persian-Arabian Wainscot in Glazed Clay From the 16th century Mosque of Ibrahim Aga at Cairo "exemplifying a mixture of the Persian and Arabian styles, inasmuch as the predominance of vegetable ornamentation directly points to Persian influence".

Persian-Arabian Wainscot in Glazed Clay From the 16th century Mosque of Ibrahim Aga at Cairo "exemplifying a mixture of the Persian and Arabian styles, inasmuch as the predominance of vegetable ornamentation directly points to Persian influence".

An important Ottoman metal-thread curtain of the Holy Ka'ba door (burqa), Egypt, period of Sultan Abdulhamid I, dated 1194 AH/1780 AD

An important Ottoman metal-thread curtain of the Holy Ka'ba door (burqa), Egypt, period of Sultan Abdulhamid I, dated 1194 AH/1780 AD

AN OTTOMAN SILK AND METAL THREAD RED-GROUND CURTAIN, TURKEY OR EGYPT, DATED 1295 AH/1878 AD of rectangular form, the red silk ground embroidered throughout with silver and gilt metal threads, the calligraphic cartouches with ochre-coloured silk drops between silver-thread roundels, featuring a central stylised mihrab with a hanging lamp flanked by half columns and framed by an archway with foliate spandrels 219 by 138cm.

AN OTTOMAN SILK AND METAL THREAD RED-GROUND CURTAIN, TURKEY OR EGYPT, DATED 1295 AH/1878 AD of rectangular form, the red silk ground embroidered throughout with silver and gilt metal threads, the calligraphic cartouches with ochre-coloured silk drops between silver-thread roundels, featuring a central stylised mihrab with a hanging lamp flanked by half columns and framed by an archway with foliate spandrels 219 by 138cm.

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Ottoman Ancient Islamic Ceramics Art « I'm Hashim

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The Aga Khan Museum: Ceramic, Mosaic - Ottoman, circa 1575-80 CE

The Aga Khan Museum: Ceramic, Mosaic - Ottoman, circa 1575-80 CE

Embroidered silk prayer mat. Late-Ottoman, dated 1821. Embroidery in silk and metal thread. (Sadberk Hanım Museum)

Embroidered silk prayer mat. Late-Ottoman, dated 1821. Embroidery in silk and metal thread. (Sadberk Hanım Museum)

An Ottoman silk and metal-thread embroidered wall hanging with tughra of Sultan Salim III (r.1789-1807), Turkey, 19th century

An Ottoman silk and metal-thread embroidered wall hanging with tughra of Sultan Salim III (r.1789-1807), Turkey, 19th century

AN IMPORTANT OTTOMAN SILK AND METAL-THREAD EXTERNAL CURTAIN (BURQA) FOR THE HOLY KA'BA DOOR, BEARING THE NAME OF SULTAN SELIM II (R.1566-74), TURKEY, CIRCA 1800

AN IMPORTANT OTTOMAN SILK AND METAL-THREAD EXTERNAL CURTAIN (BURQA) FOR THE HOLY KA'BA DOOR, BEARING THE NAME OF SULTAN SELIM II (R.1566-74), TURKEY, CIRCA 1800

A CARVED STONE MIHRAB PANEL

A CARVED STONE MIHRAB PANEL

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