Muhammed's ascent to heaven in a vision.

Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami

Author: Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)
Object Name: Illustrated manuscript
Date: A.H. 853/A.D. 1449–50
Geography: Iran, Shiraz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Vellum paper, leather
Dimensions: 10 x 6 1/4in. (25.4 x 15.9cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 13.228.3

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