Limestone, mid of 8th century, Jordan
Height 5,07 cm, length 33 m
From the Umayyad residential winter palace of Qasr Mshatta, 30 km south of Amman, Jordan.
Museum of Islamic Art Berlin
© Photo: Haupt & Binder
Multaka: Refugees and immigrants with Syrian or Iraqi backgrounds as mediators in 4 Berlin museums present their favorite objects. Simurgh, Mshatta Facade, Museum of Islamic Art.