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Black lead (surb) associated with the planet Saturn (Zuhal), fol. 57v

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Title
Black lead (surb) associated with the planet Saturn (Zuhal), fol. 57v
Names
Shahmardān ibn Abī al-Khayr, active 11th century (Author)
Collection

Nuzhatnâmah-i 'Alâ'î ('Alâ'î's Book of Pleasures)

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1526-11-17
Place: Shîrâz ?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Pers. ms. 50
Topics
Birds
Animals
Manuscripts, Persian
Genres
Manuscripts
Illuminations
Miniatures (illuminations)
Physical Description
Extent: 7.5 x 7.2 cm
Description
Saturn - shown with a swarthy complexion and a gray beard - is seated with his seven arms holding attributes. Zuhal rules over that section of the Earth that includes India.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
Persian
Identifiers
Photo Order: 58425
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4cda5ad0-c6d1-012f-19bd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1526: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1526). Black lead (surb) associated with the planet Saturn (Zuhal) Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c2abdca0-9d6c-0135-cd5a-0e74c2fea8dc

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Black lead (surb) associated with the planet Saturn (Zuhal)