"Pair of Serpents", Folio from a Manafi' al-Hayawan (On the Usefulness of Animals) of Ibn Bakhtishu'

Author: Ibn Bakhtishu' (d. 1058)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: 1297–99
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 9 x 6 9/16in. (22.9 x 16.7cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1955
Accession Number: 55.121.41

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