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"Preparing Medicine from Honey", Folio from a Dispersed Manuscript of an Arabic Translation of the Materia Medica of Dioscorides

Calligrapher: 'Abdullah ibn al-Fadl
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Geography: Iraq or Northern Jazira, possibly Baghdad
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm) W. 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number: 57.51.21

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