The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts is contains many significant artifacts. This webpage illustrates some of the significant Medieval reliefs.




12th century Seljuk warrior relief; inventory number 2540.











13th century Urturkid panel; inventory number 2465.









13th century Urturkid panel; inventory number 2555.


13th century Seljuk relief of a griffin; inventory number 2553.


13th century Seljuk relief.


13th century tombstone with a Seljuk relief of a horseman and acher; inventory number 2502.


13th century Seljuk representation of a sphinx; inventory number 2552.


Damaged 13th century Seljuk statue of a lion; inventory number 2551.


12th or 13th century Seljuk panel with Kufic script; inventory number 2520.


Broken (and rejoined) blue and black glazed bowl dating from the 12th - 13th century. Excavated from Raqqa (along the Euphrates in Syria) during 1905 to 1908.


Test fired glazed plates dating from the 12th - 13th century. Excavated from Raqqa (along the Euphrates in Syria) during 1905 to 1908.


Glazed figurine of a horseman dating from the 12th - 13th century. Excavated from Raqqa (along the Euphrates in Syria) during 1905 to 1908.
Webpage constructed in 13 August 2012 by Professor Michael Fuller
St. Louis Community College
Photographs taken in March 2012 while participating in a study abroad fellowship hosted by Ohio State University and the Niagara Foundation.