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Qatar Islamic Museum – متحف الفن الاسلامي، قطر

July 23, 2009 2 comments

 Qatar Islamic Museum or Museum of Islamic Art

 * Designed by architect I. M. Pei. [ Chinese-born American architect]
 * Opened to the public in December 2008.
 * Showcases a selection of Islamic artefacts.
 * Museum have nearly 5,000 square meters of exhibition space.



       Islamic Dagger wih gold and shell hand, hang with its Green & Gold Scabbard.


   The Arab use this to Splashing the "Rose Water"  (kind of perfume) on their guests. This masterpieces made of shell decorated by  Red, Green and gold flowers.


           Two Potteries decorated by flowers and nice blue, orange, green and some whaite and yellow colors.


For more about Qatar Islamic Museum visit my flickr account Hawee-Ta3kees, or Click here to go direct to the Museum of Islamic Art in Qatar.