"Tumanba Khan, His Wife, and His Nine Sons", Folio from a Chingiznama (Book of Genghis Khan)

Artist: Basawan (Indian, active ca. 1556–1600)
Artist: Bhim Gujarati (active 1590s)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1596
Geography: present-day Pakistan, probably Lahore
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Page: 15 x 10 in. (38.1 x 25.4 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Francis M. Weld Gift, 1948
Accession Number: 48.144

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