Rosette (shamsa) bearing the name and titles of Emperor Shah Jahan (r. 1628–58), Mughal, 17th century Attributed to India Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Shamsa from the Shahnameh of Ferdowsi (detail); produced by the library of a Safavid Shah, Tabriz, 1522-35.
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Author: Omar Khayyam Title: Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Published: New York: The Grolier Club, 1885.
book binding 16s safavid.
Fig. 12. Cover of a Qur'an made for Sultan Qansuh al-Ghawri while he was an amir, 62 x 38 cm. TIEM 508.
Love everything about it! ☺️ That's 1cm diameter. #islamicart #watercolour…