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Colophon


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.629 contains a colophon in Arabic that gives the date of copying.
Provenance Mustafá Pasha Vali-i Iskandariyah, prior to 1231 [mode of acquisition unknown] [dated 1231, see fol. 1a]; Hasan Haqqi, 1285 [mode of acquisition unknown] [see fol. 1a]; Hasan Haqqi Vali-i Salanik, 1303 [mode of acquisition unknown] [see fol. 1a]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] tammat [sic] al-kitāb bi 'awn Allāh al-malik al-wahhāb wa-husn tawfīqih wa /1/ al-sal<ā>h wa-al-salām 'alá Muhammad wa ālih ajma'īn wa-sallama taslīman /2/ dāyiman abadan kathīran fī ta<'>rīkh shahr /3/ Shawwāl sanat tis' wa-khamsīn /4/ wa-tis'imi<'>ah al-hijrīyah /5/ al-mustafawīyah /6/ tamma /7/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
958 AH/AD 1552 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on buff and rose-tinted laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.629.200A
Measurements
H: 8 1/16 x W: 4 3/4 in. (20.5 x 12 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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