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Colophon


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.611 contains a colophon in Arabic that gives the name of the scribe and the date of copying.
Provenance Ibrahim [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; [partly visible seal impression dated [1]230 (?) AH on fol. 1a]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] tammat al-Khamsah [sic] Shaykh Nizāmī 'alayhi al-rahmah /1/ fī 8 shahr Sha'bān sanat 1059 /2/ Allāhumma ighfir li-sāhibih /3/ wa-kātibih /4/ katabahu Shams al-Dīn Kirmānī /5/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1059 AH/AD 1649 (Safavid; Qajar)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.611.287A
Measurements
H: 11 5/8 x W: 6 11/16 in. (29.5 x 17 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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