Carved Ivory Plaque, Fatimid Egypt or Iraq, 11th-12th Century


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Firenze, Museo Nazionale del Bargello.



Referenced on p51 Saracen Faris 1050-1250 AD by David Nicolle and Christa Hook

Referenced on p44, God's Warriors, Knights Templar, Saracens and the Battle for Jerusalem by Helen Nicholson & David Nicolle:
Carved ivory plaque, Fatimid Egypt or Iraq, 11th-12th century. Not all hunting was done on horseback, even by the cavalry elite. (Bargello Museum, Florence, Italy; photograph David Nicolle)


Fatimid Illustrations of Soldiers and Hunters, 10th - 12th Centuries