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Inlaid metal candlestick-base, mid-13th century AD,
Ayyūbid Jazīrah, Coll. of Dr. P. Costa (NC).


Side 1 I


Side 2 G


Side 3 H


Side 4 A


Side 5 E


Side 6 D


Side 7 B


Side 8 F


Side 9 C

Professor Costa’s candlestick-base was purchased by the Qatar Museums Authority and is now understood to be in the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha.
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In my opinion, however, a much more likely dedicatee was a similarly named but short-lived and far less prominent ruler of Mosul, Masʿūd Ibn Arslan Shāh al-Malik al-Qāhir ʿIzz al-Dīn (Masʿūd II), who reigned, at least nominally, from 1211 to 1218.
Source: The Iconography of a Military Elite: Military Figures on an Early Thirteenth-Century Candlestick by David Nicolle



E & H are referenced on p.6, MAA - 259 - The Mamluks - 1250-1517 by David Nicolle
A little known inlaid bronze candlestick-holder shows late Ayyubid or early Mamluk cavalrymen fighting with various weapons. Some ride elaborately caparisoned horses which also have chamfrons to protect their heads. Here a horse-archer carries no other weapon and has no visible armour, whereas the trooper with a long lance also has a sword and a lamellar jawshan cuirass. (Private coll., Rome, author's photo).



Referenced as figure 300 in The military technology of classical Islam by D Nicolle
300. Inlaid metal candlestick-base, mid-13th century AD, Ayyūbid Jazīrah, Coll. of Dr. P. Costa (NC).




See also the Freer Canteen. Inlaid metal flask, early 13th century AD, Jazīrah, Freer Gallery of Art no. 41.10, Washington.
d'Arenberg Basin. Ayyubid inlaid metal basin, 1247-1249AD, Freer Gallery of Art.
Ayyubid or Mamluk inlaid metal basin, 13th century AD, Staatliche Museen, Berlin
Illustrations of Ayyubid and Mamluk Egyptian/Syrian Costume & Soldiers
13th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers