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"Tarikh-e Jahan-Gusha'i-ye Khaqan": Shah Isma'il I Watches His Troops Defeat the Musha' sha' leader Sultan Fayyad

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Provenance

About 1960, purchased by Sylvia Clark Coolidge, Providence, from Eldred Auctioneers, East Dennis, MA; 1996, purchased by the MFA from Sylvia Clark Coolidge. (Accession date: June 26, 1996)

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund and Asiatic Curator's Fund

Persian, Safavid period, about 1690

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

Overall: 36.1 x 23.5cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1996.103

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts