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Decorated Incipit Page with Headpiece Introducing Chapter 18 This is a decorated incipit page from Walters manuscript with an illuminated headpiece introducing chapter 18 (Surat al-kahf). Iranian (Artist) century AH/AD century (Safavid)

Title  Dala'il al khayyirat.  Guide to good deeds  Page/Caption  1v-2r  Author  Jazuli, Muhammad ibn Sulayman, d. 1465  Date  1793  Physical Description  1 verso- 2 recto  hand colored illuminations, ill.  18 cm  Note  In Arabic.

Guide to good deeds Page/Caption Author Jazuli, Muhammad ibn Sulayman, d. 1465 Date 1793 Physical Description 1 verso- 2 recto hand colored illuminations, ill. 18 cm Note In Arabic.

Folio from a Koran; Frontispiece | Origin:  Iran | Period: 16th century  Safavid period | Details:  Not Available | Type: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper | Size: H: 42.1  W: 30.0  cm | Museum Code: F1932.66 | Photograph and description taken from Freer and the Sackler (Smithsonian) Museums.

Folio from a Koran; Frontispiece, sura A. Safavid period Color and gold on paper H: W: cm Iran Purchase Freer-Sackler

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