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Colophon


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.600 contains the last of 3 colophons, which has a damaged date: end of Dhu al-Hijjah 9(?)5.
Provenance Ahmad [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [seal impression with name on fol. 1a]; Unknown owner, 1789 [mode of acquisition unknown] [ownership entry dated 12 Jumadá I 1204 AH/AD 1789 on fol. 1a]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] tammat al-kitāb bi-'awn al-Malik al-Wahhāb fī awākhīr shahr Dhī al-Hijjah al-harām /1/ sanat khams […] tis'imi<'>ah al-hijrīyah wa-sallá Allāh 'alá /2/ khayr khalqih […] .tf (?) hqqh (?) Muhammad wa-ālih /3/ wa-ajsābih wa-'itratih ajma'īn ilá /4/ yawm al-dīn wa-sallam taslīman /5/ dāyiman kathīran /6/ abadan /7/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
10th century AH/AD 16th century (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.600.620A
Measurements
H: 12 13/16 x W: 7 1/2 in. (32.5 x 19 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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