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Shi'ite Hadith

Object Name:
Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
dated A.H. 1279/ A.D. 1862–63
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Ink on paper
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles K. Wilkinson, 1979
Accession Number:
Inst.1979.11
Not on view
Signature: "Muhammad Isma`il ibn al-Marhum al-Wassal Nur Allah Qabr" ("Written by the poor wretched servant, Muhammad Isma`il, son of the departed al-Wassal, may God light his grave. Year 1279")
Charles K. Wilkinson, New York (until 1979; gifted to MMA)
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