Mantiq al-Tayr (Language of the birds)

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Historical period(s)
16th century
Dimensions
H x W (each page): 17.6 × 9.7 cm (6 15/16 × 3 13/16 in) H x W x D (book closed): 18.3 × 10 × 2.8 cm (7 3/16 × 3 15/16 × 1 1/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Elinor Horwitz
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-MS-28
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Manuscript

Keywords
Iran
Provenance

To 1983
Elinor Horwitz, Bethesda, Maryland. [1]

From 1983
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Elinor Horwitz, Bethesda, Maryland. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Elinor Horwitz

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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