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LJS 196 Leaves from illuminated Persian manuscripts

Title

Leaves from illuminated Persian manuscripts

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Call number

LJS 196
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

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Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

Persian

Summary

Leaves from 2 different Persian manuscripts of uncertain date and origin, each with an illumination. On the verso of one, a man and woman share a throne on a veranda, surrounded by nine musicians; the recto of this leaf has 8 lines of main text, with interlinear notes and surrounding commentary in a smaller script. On the other, a scene of a man kneeling at the mouth of a cave with another man kneeling before him is enclosed in a rondel; this illumination may be painted over text on the page. The other side of this leaf is written in 12 long lines.

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Extent

2 265 x 170 mm., 213 x 170 mm

Support

Paper

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Fol. 2r
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Fol. 2v
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