Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami

Author: Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)
Object Name: Illustrated manuscript
Date: 1509–10
Geography: Iran, Shiraz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Leather; tooled and gilded; ink on paper
Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 7 in. (29.2 x 17.8 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 13.228.6

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