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Bookbinding (Jild-i kitab)

Object Name:
Bookbinding
Date:
18th–19th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Pasteboard; painted and lacquered
Dimensions:
Bookcover a: H. 6 in. (15.2 cm) W. 4 in. (10.2 cm) Bookcover a (Including spine): H. 6 in. (15.2 cm) W. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm) Bookcover b: H. 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm) W. 4 1/16 in. (10.3 cm) Bookcover b (Including spine): H. 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm) W. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Lily S. Place, 1921
Accession Number:
21.114.16a, b
Not on view
Lily S. Place, Cairo (until 1921; gifted to MMA)
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