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Page of Calligraphy from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

Author:
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
ca. 1610
Geography:
Attributed to India, Deccan, Bijapur
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
8 x 4 3/4in. (20.3 x 12.1cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Wendy Findlay, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.354.2
Not on view
Wendy Findlay, New York (by 1980–83; gifted to MMA)
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