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Double-page Illuminated Incipit
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Double-page Illuminated Incipit


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.808 is the right side of a double-page illuminated incipit with an inscription containing the 1st verses of the work in white ink, the title of the work, and the author's name.
Provenance Family of Sara D. Redmond [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1985, by gift.
Credit Gift in honor of Sara D. Redmond by her family, 1985

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Period
early 10th century AH/AD 16th century (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.808.1B
Measurements
H: 9 1/4 x W: 4 15/16 in. (23.5 x 12.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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