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Incipit Page with Illuminated Headpiece and Bequest (Waqf) Stamp
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Incipit Page with Illuminated Headpiece and Bequest (Waqf) Stamp


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Description This incipit page from Walters manuscript W.667 has an illuminated headpiece and the bequest (waqf) stamp of the Vizier al-Shahid 'Ali Pasha, dated 1130 AH.
Provenance Sayyid Burhan al-Din [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [seal dated 1039 AH, on fol. 1a]; al-Wazir al-Shahid 'Ali Pasha [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [waqf-stamp dated 1130 AH on fols. 1a, 1b, 2a]; 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
11th century AH/AD 17th century (Ottoman)
Medium
ink and pigments on light green, creamy, and rose-tinted paper and laid European and non-European paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.667.1B
Measurements
H: 9 5/8 x W: 5 5/16 in. (24.5 x 13.5 cm)
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