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Colophon


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.623 contains the first of 2 colophons giving the dates of copying and the titles of the individual poems: Majnun va Laylá and Ayinah-i Iskanadari.
Provenance Ibn Abi Husayn 'Ali [...] 'Ali, [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [ownsership statement plus seal on fol. 1a];Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] tammat al-kitāb Laylá Majnūn-i Amīr Khusraw Dihlavī dar /1/ tārīkh-i salkh-i Ramazān al-mubārak sanat-i sab' 'ashar va alf /2/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1017 AH/AD 1609 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on mostly laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.623.64A
Measurements
H: 13 9/16 x W: 8 11/16 in. (34.5 x 22 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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