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Calligraphic panel (kit'a)

Signed

Abdulkadir es-Shukhri, scribe of the Imperial palace (in Ottoman Turkish)

Provenance

Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel (b. 1889 - d. 1986), New York; 1929, sold by Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel to the MFA for $5000.00 (total price for 29.56-136). (Accession Date: January 3, 1929)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Turkish, Ottoman, late 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

29.105

Medium or Technique

Ink, gold, and color on paper, mounted on board

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts