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Map of the Bay of Salonica
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Map of the Bay of Salonica

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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.658 contains a map of the Bay of Salonica (Selanik, Thessaloniki).
  • Poetry and Prayer: Islamic Manuscripts from the Walters Art Museum. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2010.
Provenance Ahmad Afandi [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [see folio 4a]; Ali Afandi [date and mode of acquisiton unknown] [see folio 4a]; Sayyid Ali Qapudan [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [see folio 1a]; Sultan Mahmud Khan [date and mode of acquistion unknown] [waqf seal and followed by a bequest statement (now erased), and the seal of the inspector of wakfs, Mustafá Tahir, see folio 4a]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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late 11th century AH/AD 17th century-early 12th century AH/AD 18th century (Ottoman)
ink and pigments on laid European paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
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H: 13 3/8 x W: 9 7/16 in. (34 x 24 cm)
  • Turkey (Place of Origin)
  • Greece, Bay of Salonica (Place Depicted)
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