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Illuminated Headpiece with Arabesque Design and Marginal Medallion at Left
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Illuminated Headpiece with Arabesque Design and Marginal Medallion at Left


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.555 contains a headpiece illuminated in gold and decorated with an arabesque design. There is a marginal rosette at the left.
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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Period
5th century AH/AD 11th century-6th century AH/AD 12th century (Abbasid)
Medium
ink and pigments on brown laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.555.1A
Measurements
H: 6 1/2 x W: 4 1/8 in. (16.5 x 10.5 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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