Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI

MS Or 152b Painted manuscript leaves.

Title

Painted manuscript leaves.

Other related names

Call number

MS Or 152b
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University., Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

Columbia University.

Language

Persian

Origin

Items are undated, but likely created in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Date
between 1850 and 1950?
Place
Iran?

Summary

Two manuscript leaves which have been pasted onto card and painted on the reverse, likely for sale as miniatures to tourists.

Notes

Extent

2 leaves : 218 x 140 (62 x 88) mm

Foliation

Modern foliation added, beginning with 10 (f. 10-11).

Support

Paper reinforced by card

Layout

  • 15 lines in two columns.
  • Script

  • Written in nasta'līq in black ink; pointed.
  • Provenance

    Subjects topical

    Genres

    Licenses

    Table of contents

    Decorations

    Images


    fol. 10r
    6924_0000.tif (56.6 MB)
    6924_0000_thumb.jpg (4.9 KB)
    6924_0000_web.jpg (286.5 KB)
    Section: [Painted manuscript leaves].
    Decoration: Painting

    fol. 10v
    6924_0001.tif (56.6 MB)
    6924_0001_thumb.jpg (5.0 KB)
    6924_0001_web.jpg (325.4 KB)

    fol. 11r
    6924_0002.tif (56.5 MB)
    6924_0002_thumb.jpg (4.1 KB)
    6924_0002_web.jpg (265.0 KB)
    Decoration: Painting

    fol. 11v
    6924_0003.tif (56.5 MB)
    6924_0003_thumb.jpg (5.7 KB)
    6924_0003_web.jpg (364.1 KB)