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Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)

Calligrapher: Kamal al-Din bin Ibrahim
Object Name: Illustrated manuscript
Date: 1602 (text); 19th century (paintings, illumination, binding)
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 13 3/4 x 8 1/4in. (34.9 x 21cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Smith Cochran, 1913
Accession Number: 13.228.22

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