Page of Calligraphy from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1610
Geography: India, Deccan, Bijapur
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm) W. 4 3/4 in (12.1 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Wendy Findlay, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.476.4

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