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Binding from Five Poems (Quintet)
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Binding from Five Poems (Quintet)


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Description This non-original binding from Walters manuscript W.605 probably dates to the12th century AH/AD 18th. The binding is composed of brown leather (with a flap), and has stamped, gold-brushed central ovals, pendants, and cornerpieces. The binding has marbled endpapers. The first and last folios are mounted.
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
brown leather with gold
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.605.binding
Measurements
Folio H: 9 1/16 x W: 6 5/16 in. (23 x 16 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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