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The Angels Munkir and Nakir

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Description This illustration from Walters manuscript W.659 depicts the angels Munkir and Nakir, who are charged with questioning deceased people.
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)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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