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Inscription: Definition: PersianLocation: Upper right; on frieze of palace; word "waqf" in ink beneath the throne.Marking: Inscribed & dated; seal of Shah Abbas upper right; word "waqf."
Shah Abbas I, Isfahan, Iran (ca. 1600–1608; presented to Ardebil Shrine); Ardebil Shrine, Iran (ca. 1608–sack of Ardebil, 1826); M. Farid Parbanta(until 1963; sale, Sotheby's, London,December 9, 1963, no. 111, to MMA)
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