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Pages of Calligraphy from a Sharafnama (Book of Honour) of Nizami

Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja)
(probably 1141–1217)

Object Name: Folios from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1620–30
Geography: India, Deccan, Golconda
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 12 1/16 in. (30.6 cm) W. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of The Kronos Collections, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.500.2a–h

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