Literatura Medieval - Christian, Islamic, and Jewish cultures in the Iberian peninsula: Art & Architecture

Spanish literature and culture to 1500. Jewish-Christian-Muslim coexistence and the multi-ethnic environment in Iberia in the Middle Ages.

Carved ivory box

Pyxis of Prince al-Mughira, son of Caliph Abd-al-Rahman III; detail with lions attacking sheep. Made of elephant ivory. From Cordoba province. (Year 968)

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Moorish Architecture in Spain