Bookbinding (Jild-i kitab)

Object Name: Bookbinding
Date: 17th–18th century
Geography: Iran or Turkey
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Leather; tooled and gilded
Dimensions: H. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm) W. 5 15/16 in. (15.1 cm) D. 15/16 in. (2.4 cm) Wt. 14 oz. (396.9 g)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Anonymous Gift, 1974
Accession Number: 1974.370.5

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: