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Border Drawings and Page from a Manuscript of "Yusuf and Zulaykha" by Jami (d. 1492)

Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Ink and gold on paper
  • Place Made: Balkh, Afghanistan
  • DATES 1557
    DYNASTY Safavid Dynasty
    PERIOD Safavid Period
    DIMENSIONS 10 1/8 x 6 in. (25.7 x 15.2 cm) 5 9/16 x 1 13/16 in. (14.1 x 4.6 cm)
    SIGNATURE Mahmud ibn Ishaq al-Shihabi
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 86.227.192
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc.
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