Subjects:Civilization, Islamic -- Encyclopedias; Islam -- Encyclopedias. "This volume of Encyclopaedia Islamica is the first of a projected 16-volume publication, consisting of an abridged and edited translation of the Persian D¯a’irat al-Ma’¯arif-i Buzurg-i Isl¯am¯i, one of the most comprehensive sources on Islam and the Muslim world."
The Museum's collection of Islamic art is represented by a selective group of ceramics, metalwork, glass, manuscripts, and textiles from Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Egypt, Syria, Spain, Italy, Turkey, the Caucasus, Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan. Highlights include Iznik ceramics and tiles, Mughal and Persian manuscripts, and the Ballard Collection of rugs.
Series: Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art ; v. 12 Subjects: Art, Islamic -- Catalogs; Islam and science; Scientific apparatus and instruments -- Catalogs; Magic, Islamic; Islamic antiquities -- Catalogs