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Folio from a `Aja'ib al-Makhluqat wa Ghara'ib al-Mawjudat (The Wonders of Creation and the Oddities of Existence)

Author: Zakaria bin Muhammad bin Mahmud Abu Yahya Qazwini
(ca. 1203–83)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: 17th century
Geography: India, probably Deccan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Page: 11 9/16 x 6 15/16 in. (29.4 x 17.6 cm) Text box: 11 1/8 x 6 3/8 in. (28.2 x 16.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.192.8

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