Anthology of Persian Poetry

Poet: Amir Shahi of Sabzavar (d. 1453)
Poet: Maulana Nur al-Din `Abd al-Rahman Jami (1414–92)
Poet: Nasir Khusrau (1003–ca. 1066)
Object Name: Section from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: 16th century
Geography: Iran or Turkey
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Main support: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Binding: Lacquer
Dimensions: H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm) W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Joseph W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number: 89.2.2152

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