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Sasanian and Islamic Art and Artifacts

Islamic (Fatimid?), 2 Glass Jetons, 12th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.

The number of Islamic glass jetons that still exist indicates the original number vastly exceeded the number needed as coin weights. Combined with an almost total absensce of copper coinage, this seems to indicate glass jetons replaced copper as currency.
AM32365. 2 Islamic glass jetons, both Choice, first violet glass weight with central stamp with Arabic letter; second clear glass weight with star above a three line Arabic inscription; SOLD


Islamic, Fatimid, 2 Glass Jetons, c. 10th - 12th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.

The number of Islamic glass jetons that still exist indicates the original number vastly exceeded the number needed as coin weights. Combined with an almost total absensce of copper coinage, this seems to indicate glass jetons replaced copper as currency.
AM32367. 2 Islamic glass jetons, first 7/8" opaque cream glass weight with Central Arabic inscription, al-Aziz ?, Choice condition; second 7/8" clear olive glass weight with three line Arabic inscription, chip; SOLD


Islamic (Fatimid?), 2 Glass Jetons, 12th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.

The number of Islamic glass jetons that still exist indicates the original number vastly exceeded the number needed as coin weights. Combined with an almost total absensce of copper coinage, this seems to indicate glass jetons replaced copper as currency.
AM32368. 2 Islamic glass jetons, both Choice condition, 3/4" clear green-blue glass weight with central Arabic inscription stamp; second 3/4" clear brown with three line Arabic inscription stamp; SOLD


Islamic (Fatimid?), 2 Glass Jetons, 12th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.

The number of Islamic glass jetons that still exist indicates the original number vastly exceeded the number needed as coin weights. Combined with an almost total absensce of copper coinage, this seems to indicate glass jetons replaced copper as currency.
AM32370. 2 Islamic glass jetons, both Choice condition, first 7/8" clear green glass weight with central Arabic inscription stamp; second 7/8" clear glass weight with three line Arabic inscription and some iridescence; SOLD


Islamic, Glass Jar, 10th - 12th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years. Ex Robert Hass collection.
AD32578. Islamic ribbed jar; cf. Constable-Maxwell 164, Newark Museum 538; 6.7 cm (2 5/8"), Choice, thick olive-green glass, cylindrical body with nearly straight shoulders and rounded base, vertical rib pattern on body below shoulders, broad tubular neck, plain fire-rounded rim; SOLD


Islamic, Seljuk, Bottle, 10th - 13th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.
AD32618. Seljuk bottle; cf. Al-Sabah 51b - c (10th - 11th century); Iranian or Central Asian (Transoxiana) region, Choice, 13 cm (5"), yellow-green stout bottle with short spout, mold-blown swirled ridges on body, some iridescence, minor cracks to body; rare; SOLD


Islamic (Fatimid?), 3 Glass Jeton Fragments, 12th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.

The number of Islamic glass jetons that still exist indicates the original number vastly exceeded the number needed as coin weights. Combined with an almost total absensce of copper coinage, this seems to indicate glass jetons replaced copper as currency.
AM32369. 3 Islamic glass jeton fragments, one large 2" clear aqua weight with central stamp with Arabic letters, seems to be double struck, chipped; second 1/2" black glass weight fragment with Arabic inscription; third 5/8 black glass weight broken in half; SOLD


Early Ottoman, Carved Stone Lamp, c. 16th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.
AL32802. Ottoman lamp, Average - Choice, carved variegated green stoned lamp, nozzle with channel from open faced body to rim, carved floral design rim handle, flat pedestal base, reconstructed from fragments, small fragment missing from handle, 5" long; SOLD


Islamic, Umayyad-Abbasid Rule, Syro-Palestinian, Christian Oil Lamp, 7th - 8th Century A.D.

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Although under Islamic rule, Syria and Palestine had mixed Muslim and Christian populations, explaining the use of Christian symbols such as the cross, four pellets, omega, and the palm branch. Very similar round types, except with a loop handle, are found mainly in southern Israel and dated from the late 6th to the end of the 7th century. The conical handle on this type was used in the 7th and 8th centuries.
AL34419. Terracotta buff lamp; cf. Schloessinger 539; 8 cm (3 1/8") long, Average, nozzle chipped, sharp carination, broad terrace-like sloping shoulder ornamented with herring-bone bands, narrow flat discus and level channel on nozzle above shoulder, conical handle on shoulder just above carination, cross in ring in incuse base; rare; SOLD


Islamic, Abbasid, Lamp, 9th Century A.D.

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From the collection of Alex G. Malloy, former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.

This style lamp was used in Byzantine Cyprus and in Islamic Syria.
AM32787. Abbasid lamp; cf. Tushingham fig. 35, 41; Anawati 349 ff., Choice, brown slip with sharply carinated body, rounded below and sloping above, high turned up sides, disk base, circular ring top with pinched in nozzzle, strap loop handle, 3" diameter; rare type; SOLD




  




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Sasanian & Islamic Artifacts