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Title: Binding and Text-Block for the Mantiq al-Tayr (Language of the Birds)
Farid al-Din `Attar (Iranian, Nishapur ca. 1142–ca. 1220 Nishapur)
Date: ca. 1600
Geography: Made in Iran, Isfahan
Binding: Leather, gold, and color; carved, impressed, and gilded
Text-block: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
H. 13 (33 cm)
W. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1963
Accession Number: 63.210.67
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