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Colophon


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.617 contains a colophon witten in Arabic in red Nasta'liq. The colophon gives the place and the date of copying.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] qad waqa'a al-farāgh min tahrīrih wa- /1/ tastīrih b-'awn Allāh al-malik /2/ al-'azīz al-'alīm wa-husn tawfīqih /3/ fī yawm al-thulathā ghurrat Rabī al-awwal /4/ sanat arba' wa-thalathīn wa-tis'imi<'>ah al-hijrīyah /5/ al-nabawīyah al-mustafawīyah hāmidan li-Llāh wa-musalliyan /6 / wa-musalliman 'alá Sayyid al-'ālimīn wa-qablahu /7/ al-'āshiqīn wa-al-'ārifīn Muhammad al-mustafá /8 / al-amīn wa-ālih wa-ahibbā'ih wa-atbā'ih ajma'īn /9/ al-tayyibīn al-tāhirīn fī al-buq'ah /10 / al-rafī'ah al-rūzbihānīyah qaddasa /11 /sirr sākinihā min a'ālī biqā' al-Shīrāz harasahu Allāh min jamī' al-āfāt /12/ wa-al-'āhāt wa-al-balīyāt /13/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
934 AH/AD 1527 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on cream-colored laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.617.406A
Measurements
H: 9 13/16 x W: 6 1/8 in. (25 x 15.5 cm)
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