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Mortar and pestle made for Abu Bakr 'Ali Malikzad al-Tabrizi

Mortar and pestle made for Abu Bakr 'Ali Malikzad al-Tabrizi

Two of the medallions on this mortar show Jauzahr, the fictitious eighth planet believed responsible for the eclipse of the sun and the moon. Although described in texts as a dragon monster, Jauzahr is depicted... more

Munajat (Confidential Talks) of 'Ali ibn Abu-Talib

Munajat (Confidential Talks) of 'Ali ibn Abu-Talib

The munajat, or “confidential talks,” of the first Shiite Imam 'Ali b. Abi-Talib take the form of prayers to God. Along with the forty sayings of Imam 'Ali, akin to the hadith, or traditions of the Prophet Muha... more

Astrolabe of ‘Umar ibn Yusuf ibn ‘Umar ibn ‘Ali ibn Rasul al-Muzaffari

Astrolabe of ‘Umar ibn Yusuf ibn ‘Umar ibn ‘Ali ibn Rasul al-Muzaffari

For an object produced during the medieval period, this astrolabe is unusually well documented. Its inscription attributes it to a Rasulid prince, 'Umar ibn Yusuf, a few years before he ascended to the throne (... more

Ablutions Basin of Yemeni Sultan al-Mujahid Sayf al-Din 'Ali

Ablutions Basin of Yemeni Sultan al-Mujahid Sayf al-Din 'Ali

Although commissioned for a Rasulid sultan of Yemen, this basin reflects prevailing tastes of early fourteenth century Cairo and was clearly produced there or in Damascus, where comparable pieces were created. ... more

"Timur before Battle", Folio from a Dispersed Copy of the Zafarnama (Book of Victories) of Sharaf al-din 'Ali Yazdi

"Timur before Battle", Folio from a Dispersed Copy of the Zafarnama (B...

This folio once illustrated a manuscript of the Zafarnama, a biography of the ruler Timur commissioned by his grandson Ibrahim Sultan (1394–1435). The painting, from a manuscript completed a year after Ibrahim ... more

"Battle Scene", Folio from a Zafarnama (Book of Victories) of Sharaf al-Din 'Ali Yazdi

"Battle Scene", Folio from a Zafarnama (Book of Victories) of Sharaf a...

This folio is from a manuscript now in the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Art, whose colophon gives the date 891 (A.D. 1485–86). Several different styles of paintings appear in the manuscript, some of which may... more

"Sultan Listening to a Man Reading from a Manuscript", Folio from a Manuscript by Mir Ali Shir Nava'i
Folio from a Manuscript by Mir Ali Shir Nava'i

Folio from a Manuscript by Mir Ali Shir Nava'i

Attributed to present-day Uzbekistan, Bukhara

Bound Manuscript with Prayers in Praise of Imam 'Ali

Bound Manuscript with Prayers in Praise of Imam 'Ali

Hasan 'Ali (Iranian, died 1594–95) Country of Origin Iran

"A Scene of Conviviality at Court", Folio from a Divan (Collected Works) of Mir 'Ali Shir Nava'i

"A Scene of Conviviality at Court", Folio from a Divan (Collected Work...

Mir ‘Ali Shir Nava’i was a statesman, patron of the arts, and acclaimed champion of Chaghatayid Turkish poetry. This bazm (feast) scene is the right-hand folio of a double-page composition; the other page depic... more

Divan (Collected Works) of Mir 'Ali Shir Nava'i

Divan (Collected Works) of Mir 'Ali Shir Nava'i

Qasim 'Ali of Shiraz Attributed to Iran

"Meeting between Babur and Sultan 'Ali Mirza near Samarqand", Folio from a Baburnama (The Book of Babur)

"Meeting between Babur and Sultan 'Ali Mirza near Samarqand", Folio fr...

The memoirs of Babur, founder of the Mughal Empire and descendant of Timur, were translated from the original Turki into Persian under the patronage of Babur’s grandson Akbar, who held a strong interest in the ... more

Portrait of Ustad Muhammad Ali
Nawab Muzaffar 'Ali Khan on Horseback

Nawab Muzaffar 'Ali Khan on Horseback

Muzaffar 'Ali Khan was governor of Ajmer under the emperor Muhammad Shah (r. 1719–48), and was killed in 1739 at the Battle of Karnal. His portrait can be attributed to Rai Kalyan Das, the artist known as Chita... more

map from "Memoirs of the Ionian Islands ... including the life and character of Ali Pacha the present Ruler of Greece ... Translated from the Original inedited MS. by W. Walton"

map from "Memoirs of the Ionian Islands ... including the life and cha...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Memoirs of the Ionian Islands ... including the life and character of Ali Pacha the present Ruler of Greece ... Translated from the Original inedited MS. by W. W... more

"Ali and Omar on the Battlefield", Folio from a Hamla-yi Haidari

"Ali and Omar on the Battlefield", Folio from a Hamla-yi Haidari

Muhammad Rafi Khan (Indian, died 1711) From India, probably Hyderabad

Ali Pasha (born about 1741, died 1822)

Ali Pasha (born about 1741, died 1822)

Jacob Ritter von Hartmann (German, 1795–1873)

Mehmet Ali Pasha from "Diary of a Tour in Greece, Turkey, Egypt, and the Holy Land. [With plates.]"

Mehmet Ali Pasha from "Diary of a Tour in Greece, Turkey, Egypt, and t...

This image has been taken from scan 000243 from volume 02 of "Diary of a Tour in Greece, Turkey, Egypt, and the Holy Land. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

Le Caire. Mosque Mohammad Ali fontaine des ablution / Bonfils.

Le Caire. Mosque Mohammad Ali fontaine des ablution / Bonfils.

Ablution fountain in courtyard of the Muḥammad ʻAlī Mosque, Cairo, Egypt.

Statue de Méhémet Ali à Alexandrie / Bonfils.

Statue de Méhémet Ali à Alexandrie / Bonfils.

Statue of Méhémet Ali on horseback.

map from "Travels in Abyssinia and the Galla Country, with an account of a mission to Ras Ali in 1848. From the MSS. of the late W. C. Plowden ... Edited by ... T. C. Plowden"

map from "Travels in Abyssinia and the Galla Country, with an account ...

This image has been taken from scan 000023 from "Travels in Abyssinia and the Galla Country, with an account of a mission to Ras Ali in 1848. From the MSS. of the late W. C. Plowden ... Edited by ... T. C. Plow... more

map from "Travels in Abyssinia and the Galla Country, with an account of a mission to Ras Ali in 1848. From the MSS. of the late W. C. Plowden ... Edited by ... T. C. Plowden"

map from "Travels in Abyssinia and the Galla Country, with an account ...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Travels in Abyssinia and the Galla Country, with an account of a mission to Ras Ali in 1848. From the MSS. of the late W. C. Plowden ... Edited by ... T. C. Plow... more

Mosquée de Ste Sophie / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Mosquée de Ste Sophie / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Phot...

Exterior view of Ayasofya Camii (mosque), formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia.

Mosquée du Sultan Ahmed et l'Hélisque / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Mosquée du Sultan Ahmed et l'Hélisque / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en...

Sultanahmet Camii (mosque) near site of the Hippodrome, obelisk and people in foreground.

Entrée principale du Kiosk Imp. des eaux douces d'Asie au Bosphore / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Entrée principale du Kiosk Imp. des eaux douces d'Asie au Bosphore / C...

Fence and large, ornate gate of the Imperial Kiosk of the Göksu Saryı (palace) on the Bosporus.

Mosquée Sélimié à Scutari / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Mosquée Sélimié à Scutari / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la ...

Exterior view of the Sultan Selim (III) Mosque in Üsküdar, Istanbul.

[Baghdad Street in Üsküdar] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[Baghdad Street in Üsküdar] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff,...

Trees and gravestones line Baghdad Street in Üsküdar.

Fontaine près de Babi-Humayoun / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Fontaine près de Babi-Humayoun / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef d...

The fountain of Sultan Ahmed III, near the Imperial Gate.

Fontaine des ablutions de la mosquée Suleymanié / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Fontaine des ablutions de la mosquée Suleymanié / Colonel Ali Riza, op...

Ablution fountain outside mosque dedicated to Süleyman the Magnificent.