- Museum number
Calligraphy; manuscript page mounted on an album folio. Calligraphy in red and black ink on white ground. Surrounded by borders of red and yellow. Album contains forty leaves of calligraphy and paintings.
Ink and opaque watercolour on paper. Album has lacquered covers decorated with a central flower design and floral border. Concertina-style (accordian-style) binding. Reads right to left.
Height: 29.80 centimetres (album)
Height: 17.10 centimetres (calligraphy)
Height: 29.50 centimetres (folio)
Width: 19.70 centimetres (album)
Width: 9.40 centimetres (calligraphy)
Width: 19.50 centimetres (folio)
- Curator's comments
- See 1974,0617,0.15 .1-.40 for all folios in this album.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 11 Mar - 8 Jul, BM, G34, 'The Prince and the Pir: representations of dervishes and mysticism in Iran and India' 1974,0617,0.15.29 and 30 displayed
2013 - 2014 27 Sep - 12 Jan, Zurich, Museum Rietberg, 'The Fascination of Persia' 1974,0617,0.15.24 displayed
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books (OMPB).
- Middle East
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: OR 1373
Miscellaneous number: OR 56