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Text Page with Illuminated Marginal Medallion
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Text Page with Illuminated Marginal Medallion


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Description This text page from Walters manuscript W.568 has an illuminated medallion in gold, blue, and red located in the right margin. This decorative form indicates the place where the believer performs a ritual prostration, or bowing down.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
12th century AH/AD 18th century
Medium
ink and pigments on Italian paper with a watermark of three crescents
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.568.13B
Measurements
H: 11 13/16 x W: 8 7/16 in. (30 x 21.5 cm)
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