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Inscription: The calligraphy in the lower part of the page is in Persian and is vertically arranged in a mirror-composition which appears to say: 'amal-i baz (?) khan ("work of Baz? Khan"). The calligraphy in the upper part of the page is in Arabic and is also vertically placed and may be read as: inna illa 'ali kull ("that except...ali...every...").
[ Terence McInerney, London, until 2002; sold to MMA]
Topsfield, Andrew, ed. "Arts of India." In In the Realm of Gods and Kings. London; New York: Philip Wilson Publishers, 2004. no. 12, pp. 48-49, ill. (color).
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