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Splendors of the Ancient East: Antiquities From the Al-Sabah Collection = Rawāʼiʻ Al-Sharq Al-Qadīm : Tuḥaf Atharīyah Min Majmūʻat Al-Ṣabāḥ

authors, Martha L. Carter ... [et al.] ; edited by Deborah Freeman
London : Thames & Hudson, 2013.
English and Arabic
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Rawāʼiʻ al-Sharq al-qadīm : tuḥaf atharīyah min Majmūʻat al-Ṣabāḥ
9780500970522 (pbk.), 0500970521 (pbk.)
208 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 29 cm.
  • "Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, The al-Sabah Collection."
  • "Dar al Athar al Islamiyyah (DAI) is a cultural organisation based around the private art collection owned by Sheikh Nasser Sabah al Ahmed al Sabah, founder of The al Sabah Collection and his wife, DAI director general and co-founder Sheikha Hussah Sabah al Salem al Sabah. Since its inception in 1983, DAI has grown from a single focus organisation created to manage the loan of the prestigious al Sabah Collection of art from the Islamic world to the State of Kuwait to become an internationally recognised cultural organisation."--
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 207).
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