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Binding for the Mantiq al-tayr (Language of the Birds)

Farid al-Din `Attar (ca. 1142–1220)

Object Name:
Bookbinding
Date:
ca. 1600
Geography:
Iran, Isfahan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Leather, gold, and color; carved, impressed, and gilded
Dimensions:
13 x 8 1/2 in. (33 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.210.67
455249

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