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Colophon


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.647 contains a colophon that gives the date, place, and names of the scribe and patron.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] bi-tārīkh-i chahārdahum-i shahr-i Safar al-muzaffar sanah-i yakhazār va-yaksad va-navad dar rūz-i Panjshanbah tārīkh-i [?] sadr /1/ bi-vaqt-i pīshīn dar bilād-i Kashmīr jannat-nazīr dar 'ahd-i Navāb Amīr Khān bi-jihat-i [?] 'ālījāh /2/ Badal Khānsāhib hasba al-amr bi-dastkhatt-i ahqar al-'ibād Muhammad Mīrak ghafara Allāh zanbahu[?] bi-itmām rasīdah shud /3/
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1190 AH/AD 1776
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper, probably Kashmiri
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.647.170B
Measurements
H: 6 5/16 x W: 4 1/8 in. (16 x 10.5 cm)
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