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Folio from a Materia Medica of Dioscurides

Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
17th century
Geography:
Iran, Isfahan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
15.31 in. high 9.62 in. wide (38.9 cm high 24.4 cm wide)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.192.9
Not on view
Richard Ettinghausen, Princeton, NJ (until 1975; gifted to MMA)
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