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Colophon


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.605 contains the 4th of 5 colophons in Arabic giving the names of the scribe, illuminator, and bookbinder. This colophon is written in gold Tawqi' script below the frame, and reads: katabahu wa-tazayyanahu wa-tajalladahu 'alá yad al-faqir al-haqir Jamal al-Din Muhammad ak-Siddiqi al-Isfahani.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] katabahu wa-tazayyanahu wa-tajalladahu 'alá yad al-faqīr al-haqīr Jamāl al-Dīn Muhammad ak-Siddīqī al-Isfahānī
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
892 AH/AD 1486-900 AH/AD 1494-1495 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.605.314A
Measurements
H: 9 1/16 x W: 6 5/16 in. (23 x 16 cm)
Geography
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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