Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi Author: An-Nawawi Calligrapher: Muhammad al-Amin Object Name: Non-illustrated manuscript Date: dated A. 1739 Geography: Turkey, Istanbul Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Book of kings (Shahnama), Binding, Walters Art Museum Ms. Upper board outside This is an illuminated and illustrated Safavid copy of the Book of kings (Shāhnāmah) by Firdawsī (d. 411 or 416 AH / CE), dating to the tenth century AH / sixteenth CE.
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)