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Title
Front cover of binding
Names
Sûfî, 'Abd al-Rahmân ibn 'Umar (903-986) (Author)
Muhammad Bâqir al-Hâfiz (active 1630-1633) (Calligrapher)
Hasan ibn Sa'd al-Qâ'înî (active 1633) (Translator)
Abû al-Fath Manûchihr Khân, governor-general of Mashhad (active 1624-1664) (Sponsor)
Collection

Tarjumah-i suwar al-kawâkib

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1630 - 1633 (Approximate)
Place: Mashhad?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Pers. ms. 6
Genres
Book covers
bindings
Physical Description
Extent: Black morocco binding with molded deseigns of frog, grasshopper, and scorpion among rocks and flowers in the medallion; a seated rabbit in each of the pendants; and arabesque and floral designs in the corner pieces.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
Persian
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b43ede0-c6d0-012f-cec0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1630: Created (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover of binding" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1630 - 1633. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/313073d0-9f6e-0137-c5d8-7195c945f322

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover of binding" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/313073d0-9f6e-0137-c5d8-7195c945f322

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1630 - 1633). Front cover of binding Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/313073d0-9f6e-0137-c5d8-7195c945f322

Wikipedia Citation

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Front cover of binding