Miniatures, Gouache, 23.7x13.7 cm. Origin: Iran, 1431-1431, Timurid Dynasty. Album: The Khamsa by Nizami. Personage: Khusraw. Source of entry: Museum of the Stieglitz School, 1924. School: Herat. Theme: Literature.
A hand-illustrated page of two Ottoman Turk dentists and patients. An assistant is working bellows. Note the use of a bow-drill in the lower figures. The turbans are magnificent...very decorative facsimile!
Ottoman Manuscript (Dental Treatment)
Siege of Szigetvár, 1566, Hünernâme of 1588 by Lokman