Description This incipit page from Walters manuscript W.623 has an illuminated titlepiece inscribed: Kitab Matla' al-anvar min Khamsat Amir Khusraw 'alayhi al-rahmah. There is interlinear decoration of gilt and polychrome floral motifs and an outer illuminated border.
Provenance Ibn Abi Husayn 'Ali [...] 'Ali, [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [ownsership statement plus seal on fol. 1a];Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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