T. Material Culture


T. Material Culture

Items in the T. Material Culture Collection

Mehmed II, 1430-1481, Sultan of the Turks 1451 (obverse)
The reverse side of this medal depicts the sultan riding a horse.

"Virgil" Goblet
Made in Murano by a Venetian glassmaker.

"Presentation" carpet
Probably from Kashan, Iran.

Aldrevandin Beaker
This beaker is one of about 50 similar beakers, which was originally attributed to Syrian craftsmen but documents demonstrate that they were made in Venice, ca. 1280-1350.