Divination, Geomancy, and the Supernatural in Islamic Art by Allison Meier From Hyperallergic

Over 100 rare objects from the 12th to 20th centuries are used to explore the role of the supernatural in Islamic Art at the Ashmoleon Museum in Oxford.

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Power and Protection: Islamic Art and the Supernatural continues at the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology (Beaumont Street, Oxfordm England) at the University of Oxford through January 15, 2017.powerprotection04-720x960powerprotection05-720x475powerprotection07-720x541powerprotection09-720x635powerprotection10-720x1080powerprotection12-720x541powerprotection13-440x618powerprotection15-720x577

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More: http://hyperallergic.com/335152/islamic-art-and-the-supernatural-ashmolean-museum/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=11%20Art-Related%20Movies%20and%20Shows%20to%20Watch%20on%20Netflix%20Instant&utm_content=11%20Art-Related%20Movies%20and%20Shows%20to%20Watch%20on%20Netflix%20Instant+CID_5330fcda8e695cf400426ef2f15699f7&utm_source=HyperallergicNewsletter

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