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Binding from Amplified Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad
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Binding from Amplified Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad


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Description This brownish red leather Ottoman binding from Walters manuscript W.581 probably dates to the 10th century AH/AD 16th. The central lobed oval medallion has a stamped cloud and floral motif design with a gilt ground.
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
10th century AH/AD 16th century (?) (Ottoman)
Medium
brownish-red leather
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.581.binding
Measurements
Folio H: 10 5/8 x W: 7 1/16 in. (27 x 18 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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