Detail View: Pages from the Past: Pages from the Past

Identifier: 
exws_pages_b01_item18
Title: 
Illuminated Persian manuscript leaf
Date: 
Approximately 1680-1720
Description: 
From early 18th century Illuminated Persian Manuscript. The leaf's inscription is in double columns, surrounded by gold borders consisting of gold and red flowers. The leaf is tinted in soft colors. The text of the manuscript is comprised of Persian poems and epics. Persia CA. 1680-1720.
Dimensions: 
4.125 x 7.4 in. (10.5 x 18.8 cm)
Subject: 
Illuminated manuscripts
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Persian
Subject: 
Detached leaves
Location: 
Persian Gulf Region
Century: 
Eighteenth century
Language: 
Persian
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018