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Page of nast'aliq calligraphy on decorated ground

Persian
16th century


Object Place: Iran

Accession Number

29.123

Medium or Technique

Ink and gold on prepared paper

On View

Islamic Gallery (Gallery 175)

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Album page with a ghazal by Jami in black ink.

Provenance

Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel (b. 1889 - d. 1986), New York; 1929, sold by Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel to the MFA for $5000.00 (total price for 29.56-136). (Accession Date: January 3, 1929)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund