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Colophon


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.588 contains a colophon that gives the date of copying and the scribe's name.
Provenance Muhammad Sadiq [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [ownership statement on fol. 1a]; Muhammad Shafi' al-Tabib [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [ownership statement and seal on fol. 1a]; 'Abd Allah Malti al-Tabib [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [private seal on fol. 1b]; 'Abbas Wasim, [1]144 AH [mode of acquisition unknown] [ownership statement and seal dated [1]144 AH on fol. 1a]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] faraghtu min itmāmih tāsi' shahr /1 / Rabī' al-awwal sanat 969 /2 / kātibihu aqall 'ibā Allāh /3 / Khalīl Allāh Isfarāyinī /4 / ghafara dhunūbah wa-satar 'uyūbah /5 / wa-al-hamd li-Llāh awwlan /6 / wa-ākhiran wa- /7 / zāhiran /8 / wa-bātinan /9 / wa-sallam taslīman /10 / kathīran /11 / […?] /12/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
969 AH/AD 1561
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.588.309A
Measurements
H: 9 13/16 x W: 4 15/16 in. (25 x 12.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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