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"Preparing Medicine from Honey", Folio from a Dispersed Manuscript of an Arabic Translation of the Materia Medica of Dioscorides

Calligrapher: 'Abdullah ibn al-Fadl
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Geography: Iraq or Northern Jazira, possibly Baghdad
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 9in. (31.4 x 22.9cm) Mat: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (48.9 x 36.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number: 57.51.21

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