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451725

"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)

Painting by Habiballah of Sava (active ca. 1590–1610)

Date: ca. 1600
Accession Number: 63.210.11

452160

"Isfandiyar's Third Course: He Slays a Dragon", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1530
Accession Number: 1970.301.51

449154
Dado Panel

Dado Panel

Date: 20th century
Accession Number: 37.40.46

24813
Helmet

Helmet

Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 50.87

451804
Dish with Two Intertwined Dragons

Dish with Two Intertwined Dragons

Date: ca. 1640
Accession Number: 65.109.2

329229
Plaque: winged creatures approaching stylized trees

Plaque: winged creatures approaching stylized trees

Date: ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Accession Number: 54.3.5 and 62.78.1a, b

325693
Vessel with six animal friezes

Vessel with six animal friezes

Date: ca. 10th–8th century B.C.
Accession Number: 64.257.1a, b

448281
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.23

449330
Bowl with Inscription,

Bowl with Inscription, "Sovereignty is God's"

Date: late 9th–early 10th century
Accession Number: 38.40.118

452112

"Tahmuras Defeats the Divs", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1525
Accession Number: 1970.301.3

449619
Lantern for a Lamp

Lantern for a Lamp

Date: 9th–10th century
Accession Number: 39.40.87

449348
Bowl with Green, Yellow, and Brown Splashed Decoration

Bowl with Green, Yellow, and Brown Splashed Decoration

Date: 10th century
Accession Number: 38.40.137

326623
Rhyton terminating in the forepart of a wild cat

Rhyton terminating in the forepart of a wild cat

Date: ca. 1st century B.C.
Accession Number: 1979.447

322485
Clasp with an eagle and its prey

Clasp with an eagle and its prey

Date: ca. A.D. 1st–2nd century
Accession Number: 17.190.2055

448282
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.24

451042
Incense Burner of Amir Saif al-Dunya wa’l-Din ibn Muhammad al-Mawardi

Incense Burner of Amir Saif al-Dunya wa’l-Din ibn Muhammad al-Mawardi

Ja`far ibn Muhammad ibn `Ali

Date: dated A.H. 577/ A.D. 1181–82
Accession Number: 51.56

323178
Relief: two servants bearing food and drink

Relief: two servants bearing food and drink

Date: ca. 358–338 B.C.
Accession Number: 34.158

325688
Statuette of a female

Statuette of a female

Date: ca. early 1st millennium B.C.
Accession Number: 64.130

450513
Ewer

Ewer

Date: ca. 1180–1210
Accession Number: 44.15

450818
Strand of Beads

Strand of Beads

Date: 9th–12th century
Accession Number: 48.101.70

453279
Calligraphic Plaque

Calligraphic Plaque

Date: probably late 17th century
Accession Number: 1987.14

325005
Spouted jar

Spouted jar

Date: ca. 9th century B.C.
Accession Number: 60.20.15

446860
Luster Bowl with Winged Horse

Luster Bowl with Winged Horse

Date: late 12th century
Accession Number: 16.87

324917
Storage jar decorated with mountain goats

Storage jar decorated with mountain goats

Date: ca. 3800–3700 B.C.
Accession Number: 59.52

451470
Silk 'Kashan' Carpet

Silk 'Kashan' Carpet

Date: 16th century
Accession Number: 58.46

446297
Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi

`Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (903–86)

Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 13.160.10

446642
Silk Animal Carpet

Silk Animal Carpet

Date: second half 16th century
Accession Number: 14.40.721

325511
Cup with a frieze of gazelles

Cup with a frieze of gazelles

Date: ca. early 1st millennium B.C.
Accession Number: 62.84

447071
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi

Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi

Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi (active 1340s)

Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1340–41
Accession Number: 19.68.1

446996
Swan-Neck Glass Bottle

Swan-Neck Glass Bottle

Date: 19th century
Accession Number: 17.190.829

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