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Illuminated Incipit Page with Titlepiece
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Illuminated Incipit Page with Titlepiece


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Description This illuminated incipit page from Walters manuscript W.580 includes a titlepiece framed by gold trefoils and vertical bars of gold strapwork, with a marginal rosette at the right.
Exhibitions
  • Speaking the Word of God: Illuminated Korans from the Walters Art Museum. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2007.
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
12th century AH/AD 18th century
Medium
ink and pigments on European laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.580.3B
Measurements
H: 10 5/8 x W: 7 7/8 in. (27.0 x 20.0 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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