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Colophon


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.659 contains a colophon written in Arabic, giving the name of the scribe and the date of copying.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] harrarahu al-faqīr al-haqī Muhammad ibn Muhammad /1/ Shākir Rūzmah-'i Nāthānī /2/ ghaffara Allāh dhunūbahu wa-li-wālidayy [sic] /3/ wa-ahsana ilayhimā wa-ilahi /4/ sanah 1121 /5/ fī 12 n (=Ramadān)
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1121 AH/AD 1717 (Ottoman)
Medium
ink and pigments on European laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.659.303A
Measurements
H: 13 x W: 7 7/8 in. (33 x 20 cm)
Geography
  • Turkey (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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