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"Coffin of Imam 'Ali", Folio from a Falnama (The Book of Omens) of Ja'far al-Sadiq

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: mid-1550s–early 1560s
Geography: Iran, Tabriz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Painting: H. 22 5/16 in. (56.7 cm) W. 16 7/8 in. (42.8 cm) Mat : H. 28 in. (71.1 cm) W. 22 in. (55.9 cm) Frame: H. 30 1/2 in. (77.5 cm) W. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Francis M. Weld Gift, 1950
Accession Number: 50.23.2

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