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Binding for the Mantiq al-tayr (Language of the Birds)

Author: Farid al-Din `Attar
(ca. 1142–1220)

Object Name: Bookbinding
Date: ca. 1600
Geography: Iran, Isfahan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Leather, gold, and color; carved, impressed, and gilded
Dimensions: 13 x 8 1/2 in. (33 x 21.6 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1963
Accession Number: 63.210.67

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