Divan of Sultan Husayn Baiqara

Calligrapher: Sultan 'Ali al-Mashhadi (active late 15th–early 16th century)
Object Name: Non-illustrated manuscript
Date: dated A.H 905/ A.D.1500
Geography: present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; lacquer binding
Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 7 1/4in. (26.7 x 18.4cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Richard S. Perkins and Margaret Mushekian Gifts, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.120.1

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