Museum of Islamic Art
Hegira 11th century / AD 17th century
One of the four cameos existing of the Emperor Shah Jahan. This portrait is a good example of the lapidary skills of the age, with each contour and texture in detail.
"Cameo" in Explore Islamic Art Collections , Museum With No Frontiers, 2019. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=objects;EPM;qt;Mus21;15;en&id=portraits
MWNF Working Number: QT 15