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"Captured Indian Raja Brought to Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni", Folio from a Majma al-Tavarikh (World Histories)

Author:
Hafiz-i Abru (d. 1430)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
ca. 1425
Geography:
present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on brownish paper
Dimensions:
Page: 16 7/8 x 13 1/4 in. (42.9 x 33.7 cm) Painting: 4 3/8 x 10 1/8 in. (11.1 x 25.7 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.193
Not on view
[ Emile Tabbagh, Paris and New York, by 1926]; [ Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, cat. 1933, no. 10; sold to Macy]; V. Everit Macy, New York (until d. 1930; his estate sale, American ArtAssociation, New York, January 6–8, 1938, no. 445, to MMA)
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. "Special Persian Exhibition," 1926.

Pope, Arthur Upham. "Special Persian Exhibition." Bulletin of the Pennsylvania Museum Vol. XXII, no. 107 (November 1926). pp. 245-251.



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