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Binding from an Album of Ottoman Calligraphy
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Binding from an Album of Ottoman Calligraphy


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Description This sheepskin-covered binding, with central lobed medallion and central pane filled with chamois leather, was produced in Ottoman Turkey and probably dates to the 12th century AH/AD 18th.
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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12th century AH/AD 18th century (Ottoman)
Medium
sheepskin-covered boards with gold and chamois leather
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.672.binding
Measurements
Folio H: 11 13/16 x W: 9 1/16 in. (30 x 23 cm)
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