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Double-page Illuminated Frontispiece


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.648 is the left side of a double-page illuminated incipit, introducing the text.
Provenance al-'abd Yar … (?) ibn Aq Muhammad, 1019 AH/AD 1610-1611 [mode of acquisition unknown] [seal impression on fol. 166a]; Anonymous owner, Rajab 1269 AH/AD 1853 [mode of acquisition unknown] [seal impression on fol. 4a]; 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 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.648.5A
Measurements
H: 9 1/4 x W: 5 1/2 in. (23.5 x 14 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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