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Illuminated Colophon with Two Goats in Combat
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Illuminated Colophon with Two Goats in Combat


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This colophon from Walters manuscript W.653 appears to have been partially erased, with only the following clearly legible: fi shar-i Muharram al-haram 115 (in the month of holy Muharram 1105 AH/AD 1693).
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] fī shar-i Muharram al-harām /1/ 115 /2/; [Translation] In the month of holy Muharram
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1105 AH/AD 1693 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on colored and marbled paper with stenciled, painted, and illuminated designs
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.653.32A
Measurements
H: 7 1/16 x W: 3 15/16 in. (18 x 10 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
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