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Khamsah, [1568 or 9-1569 or 70]

Khamsah, [1568 or 9-1569 or 70]

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Creator: Nizami Ganjavi, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3, creator
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Date: [1568 or 9-1569 or 70]
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Copied in A.H. 976-977 [A.D. 1568 or 9-1569 or 70].
Fair nastaliq, in red and black; unwans in gold and colors.
Islamic binding, in green.
Several lacunae in the text (leaves wth miniatures torn out).
Ethe, H. India Office,
Five epic poems (Makhzan al-asrar, Khusraw va Shirin, Haft Paykar, Layli va Majnun, Iskandarnamah); the first is missing in this copy.
Purchased from the Wellcome-Kraus collection in 1949.
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1 v. ; 29 x 19 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Teaching resource: Kishwar Rivzi, Department of the History of Art
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Object ID: 2042025
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