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Pen case with flowers and birds

Artist:
Muhammad Sadiq al-Imami  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer on pasteboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 × 3.8 × 23 cm (1 9/16 × 1 1/2 × 9 1/16 in)
Type:
Container
Lacquer
Origin:
Iran
Date:
ca. 1850-75
Period:
Qajar period
Topic:
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
calligraphy  Search this
Ezzat-Malek Soudavar collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar
Accession Number:
S2014.17.29a-b
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Honoring Esin Atıl

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-25T12:34:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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Qur'an

Calligrapher:
Muhammad Hashim al-Lu'lu'i al-Isfahani  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on paper (text); Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer on pasteboard (cover)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 23.6 × 15.4 × 3.5 cm (9 5/16 × 6 1/16 × 1 3/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Date:
1768 (1182 AH) (text) and ca. 1770-1800 (cover)
Period:
Zand period (text) and Zand or Qajar period (cover)
Topic:
Zand period (1750 - 1794)  Search this
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
Qur'an  Search this
naskh script  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Ezzat-Malek Soudavar collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar
Accession Number:
S2014.17.9
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Stone-paste disk fragment of a rider

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under and over glaze with enamel (mina'i)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 x 7.8 x 7.4 cm (3/8 x 3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 13th century
Period:
Saljuq period
Topic:
Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4776
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Lion-shaped handle fragment from a vessel

Medium:
Earthenware painted under glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.5 x 1.7 x 3.5 cm (2 15/16 x 11/16 x 1 3/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 13th century
Period:
Saljuq period
Topic:
lion  Search this
Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)  Search this
Iran  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4787
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edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-4787

Fragment of a small glazed animal

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under and over glaze with enamel (mina'i)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.3 x 2.9 x 5.2 cm (1 11/16 x 1 1/8 x 2 1/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 13th century
Period:
Saljuq period
Topic:
Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4790
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edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-4790

Head of a sphinx (fragment)

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under and over glaze with enamel (mina'i)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.7 x 2.8 x 3.9 cm (2 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 1 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 13th century
Period:
Saljuq period
Topic:
Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Sphinx  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4791
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edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-4791

Stone-paste fragment of moulded head

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under and over glaze with enamel (mina'i)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 x 2.9 x 3.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 13th century
Period:
Saljuq period
Topic:
Saljuq period (1037 - 1300)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4797
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edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-4797

Amulet vessel

Maker:
Mende artist  Search this
Medium:
Ram's horn, silver, silver alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.5 x 17 x 4.3 cm (4 1/2 x 6 11/16 x 1 11/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
Writing  Search this
Female use  Search this
Tobacco  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of William Siegmann in memory of Roy Sieber
Object number:
2012-11-3
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys728376a63-8128-4645-891f-5800674d632a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2012-11-3

Anthology

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 24.4 x 14.3 cm (9 5/8 x 5 5/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
flower  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
illumination  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
sarlawh  Search this
painted  Search this
anthology  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.41
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edanmdm:fsg_S1986.41

Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209)

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 23.5 x 15.8 cm (9 1/4 x 6 1/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Probably Iran
Date:
1433-1434 (837 A.H.)
Period:
Timurid period
Topic:
Timurid period (1378 - 1506)  Search this
Khamsa  Search this
illumination  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.33
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edanmdm:fsg_S1986.33

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209)

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 31.5 x 19 cm (12 3/8 x 7 1/2 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Iran
Date:
1548
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
nasta'liq script  Search this
illumination  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.199
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edanmdm:fsg_F1908.199

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: illustration and text: The story of Faridun and the deer

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 18.6 x 14.3 cm (7 5/16 x 5 5/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
hunting  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
Iran  Search this
ruler  Search this
Faridun  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.260
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edanmdm:fsg_F1908.260
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: illustration: Caliph al-Ma'mun and the barber

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.1 x 15.6 cm (12 1/4 x 6 1/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
Caliph  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
barber  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.261
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edanmdm:fsg_F1908.261
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: illustration: Khusraw sees Shirin bathing

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, silver and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.1 x 19.7 cm (12 1/4 x 7 3/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
bathing  Search this
Khusraw  Search this
Shirin  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.262
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: A battle between the forces of Khusraw and Bahram Chubina; verso: text

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 17 x 14 cm (6 11/16 x 5 1/2 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
battle  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Khusraw  Search this
Iran  Search this
emperor  Search this
Bahram Chubina  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.263
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the yellow pavilion on Sunday; verso: text

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 30.9 x 19.6 cm (12 3/16 x 7 11/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
music  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
pavilion  Search this
tambourine  Search this
fiddle  Search this
Iran  Search this
princess  Search this
Bahram Gur  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.272
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Bahram Gur visits the princess in the red pavilion on Tuesday; recto: text

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 31.1 x 19.6 cm (12 1/4 x 7 11/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
music  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
zither  Search this
palace  Search this
pavilion  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
fiddle  Search this
nasta'liq script  Search this
Iran  Search this
princess  Search this
Bahram Gur  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.274
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Bahram Gur visits the princess in the sandal pavilion; recto: text

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 31.1 x 19.7 cm (12 1/4 x 7 3/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
music  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
lute  Search this
pavilion  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
harp  Search this
nasta'liq script  Search this
Iran  Search this
princess  Search this
Bahram Gur  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.276
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Alexander Battling the Zangis; verso: text

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.1 x 19.7 cm (12 1/4 x 7 3/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
battle  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Alexander  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.279
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