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al-Tashrîh bi-al-Tasvîr

Collection Data

Manṣūr ibn Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad, active 14th century (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1675 (Questionable)
Place: Persia?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Pers. ms. 17
Manuscripts, Persian
Anatomy -- Early works to 1800
illuminated manuscripts
Citation/reference: Schmitz, II.22.
Acquisition: Purchased in Cairo, 1949
Content: Incipit: shukr va sipâs pâdshâhî râ sizad va hamd va naw'-i insânî as ajnâs-i mukhtalifah va asnâf-î kayfîyât-i mutizaddah ârâstah ...
Date: Copied ca. 1085 / 1675 (?), possibly in Persia.
Lacquer binding ca. 1900 with very thick boards painted with red and yellow flowers surrounded by a border of Qur'ânic inscription.
Physical Description
Extent: 46 folios ; 31.4 x 10 cm
Polished cream paper.
Nasta''lîq with headings in red naskh. 6 illustrations.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 420c1f30-c622-012f-bf4c-58d385a7bc34
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