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Binding from Two Poetical Works: Yusuf and Zulaykha and Mihr and Mushtari


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Description This non-original binding from Walters manuscript W.645 may date to the10th century AH/AD 16th. The binding is composed of brown leather, and has no flap. The binding has dentelle-style decoration in multi-colored filigree work.
Provenance 'Abduhu Muhammad Kazim [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [oval seal on fol. 113b]; 'Ismat Zinat Sultan, 1249 AH/AD 1833 (?) [mode of acquisition unknown] [square seal dated 12(?)49 AH/AD 1833 on fol. 114a]; 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
10th century AH/AD 16th century (?)
Medium
brown leather
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.645.binding
Measurements
Folio H: 10 5/8 x W: 6 11/16 in. (27 x 17 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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