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Incipit with Illuminated Headpiece
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Incipit with Illuminated Headpiece


Description Provenance Credit
Description This incipit page from Walters manuscript W.607 has an illuminated headpiece; it begins the 4th poem of the Khamsah, Haft paykar.
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
934-935 AH/AD 1528-1529 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on cream-colored laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.607.119B
Measurements
H: 11 13/16 x W: 7 1/16 in. (30 x 18 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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