Orient Caravan offers the best quality of handcrafted Damascene mosaics ranging from jewelry boxes to backgammon gaming sets, all made of the finest kinds of wood including walnut and rosewood, and generously adorned with pieces of genuine Mother-of-Pearl
Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d. recto: text: Poem of the contentment of heart and soul; verso: illustration and text, Prince entertained on a terrace 1523 Muhammad Qutbshah Uzbek period
The Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery are the Smithsonian's museums of Asian art.
Guraze taking the corpse of Siyamak: Leaf from a manuscript of Firdausi's Shahnama. Copied by Salik ibn Sa’id for Sultan Ali Mirza of Gilan (r.1478-1504) Persia, Turkman style, A.H. 899/1494 A.D. Gouache on paper with gold; miniature:233 by 152 mm.; folio: 345 by 245 mm. This rare folio is one of less than five unaccounted for from the original group of forty thought to have been with Demotte in paris in the 1920s. ~ a very good representation of a Timurid cavalryman.