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


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Description This dark brown leather binding (with a flap) is original to the manuscript, Walters W.610. It has central ovals and pendants, all brushed with gold and dentelle-style doublures with filigree work, decorated central ovals, pendants, and cornerpieces in blue and gold.
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
mid 10th century AH/AD 16th century (Safavid)
Medium
dark brown leather with gold
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.610.binding
Measurements
Folio H: 12 13/16 x W: 7 7/8 in. (32.5 x 20 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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