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Calligraphy: Marlay 40-pl.21

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Object information

Current Location: In storage




Miniaturist: Sayyid 'Ali al-Hussayni


Measurements and weight

Height: 152 mm
Width: 76 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Tabriz

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Calligraphy : Bodycolour with pen and ink with gold on paper, laid down

Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay 40-pl.21
Primary reference Number: 34882
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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