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Bustan (Orchard) of Sa'di

Calligrapher: Mir 'Ali al-Husaini

Author: Sa'di (1213/19–92)
Object Name: Illustrated manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 929/A.D. 1522–23
Geography: present-day Uzbekistan, Bukhara
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; leather binding
Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 7 3/4in. (29.2 x 19.7cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number: 11.134.2

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