Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.293
Title
Manuscript of the Tuhfe-i Shahidi (a Rhyming Dictionary)
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
manuscript
Date
early 18th century
Places
Creation Place: Middle East
Period
Ottoman period
Culture
Ottoman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/212619
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Calligraphy; ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
21 x 13.2 x 0.5 cm (8 1/4 x 5 3/16 x 3/16 in.)
Provenance
[Sotheby's, London, 15 October 1984, lot 330], sold; to Edwin Binney, 3rd, 1984, bequest; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1985.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The Edwin Binney, 3rd Collection of Turkish Art at the Harvard Art Museums
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.293
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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