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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: Bahram Gur and the Indian princess in the black pavilion; recto: text, characteristics of the seven pavilions

Safavid period

Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
H: 31.1 W: 19.7 cm
Shiraz, Iran

Gift of Charles Lang Freer F1908.271