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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:
Attributed to India, Deccan, Bijapur
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
Not on view
Wendy Findlay, New York (until 1982; gifted to MMA
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