Parent Object
Left Side of a Double-page Table of Divination (Bibliomancy or tafa'ul)
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Left Side of a Double-page Table of Divination (Bibliomancy or tafa'ul)


Description Provenance Credit
Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.569 is the left side of a table of divination (bibliomancy or tafa'ul) executed in Arabic in Tawqi' script and in Persian in Nasta'liq script.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
11th century AH/AD 17th century (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on thick cream-colored, gold-flecked paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.569.333A
Measurements
H: 15 3/16 x W: 10 1/16 in. (38.5 x 25.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: Left Side of a Double-page Table of Divination (Bibliomancy or tafa'ul)
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Left Side of a Double-page Table of Divination (Bibliomancy or tafa'ul)