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Ursa Minor and Ursa Major
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Ursa Minor and Ursa Major

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Description These illustrations from Walters manuscript W.659 depict Ursa Minor (al-dubb al-asghar) and Ursa Major (al-dubb al-akbar).
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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1121 AH/AD 1717 (Ottoman)
ink and pigments on European laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 13 x W: 7 7/8 in. (33 x 20 cm)
  • Turkey (Place of Origin)
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