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455082
Garden Gathering

Garden Gathering

Date: first quarter 17th century
Accession Number: 03.9c

449457
Animal-Spouted Pitcher

Animal-Spouted Pitcher

Date: 9th–10th century
Accession Number: 38.40.247

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

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

325688
Statuette of a female

Statuette of a female

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

324158
Standing man

Standing man

Date: ca. A.D. 2nd century
Accession Number: 51.72.1

331619
Striding figure with ibex horns, a raptor skin draped around the shoulders, and upturned boots

Striding figure with ibex horns, a raptor skin draped around the shoulders, and upturned boots

Date: ca. 3000 B.C.
Accession Number: 2007.280

453683

"Jonah and the Whale", Folio from a Jami al-Tavarikh (Compendium of Chronicles)

Date: ca. 1400
Accession Number: 33.113

451447
Armlet

Armlet

Date: first half 11th century
Accession Number: 57.88a–c

448647
Textile

Textile

Date: 10th–11th century
Accession Number: 31.106.64

327520
Top for standard

Top for standard

Date: ca. 8th century B.C.
Accession Number: 1996.82.1

448281
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.23

450818
Strand of Beads

Strand of Beads

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

325710
Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard

Date: ca. 7th century A.D.
Accession Number: 65.28a, b

452111

"The Feast of Sada", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1525
Accession Number: 1970.301.2

451909
Princely Figure with Jewelled Crown

Princely Figure with Jewelled Crown

Date: mid-11th–mid-12th century
Accession Number: 67.119

453279
Calligraphic Plaque

Calligraphic Plaque

Date: probably late 17th century
Accession Number: 1987.14

451367
The 'Nigde' Carpet

The 'Nigde' Carpet

Date: 18th century
Accession Number: 56.217

451804
Dish with Two Intertwined Dragons

Dish with Two Intertwined Dragons

Date: ca. 1640
Accession Number: 65.109.2

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

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

449330
Bowl with Inscription,

Bowl with Inscription, "Sovereignty is God's"

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

503503
Kamanche

Kamanche

Date: ca. 1880
Accession Number: 1998.72

324492
Spout in the form of a man's head

Spout in the form of a man's head

Date: ca. A.D. 1st–2nd century
Accession Number: 56.56

325511
Cup with a frieze of gazelles

Cup with a frieze of gazelles

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

453312
Jewelry Elements

Jewelry Elements

Date: late 14th–16th century
Accession Number: 1989.87a–l

324290
Plaque with horned lion-griffins

Plaque with horned lion-griffins

Date: ca. 6th–4th century B.C.
Accession Number: 54.3.2

450748
Ewer with a Feline-Shaped Handle

Ewer with a Feline-Shaped Handle

Date: 7th century
Accession Number: 47.100.90

451023
The Lovers

The Lovers

Painting by Riza-yi `Abbasi (ca. 1565–1635)

Date: dated A.H. 1039/ A.D. 1630
Accession Number: 50.164

325584
Helmet with divine figures beneath a bird with outstretched wings

Helmet with divine figures beneath a bird with outstretched wings

Date: ca. 1500–1100 B.C.
Accession Number: 63.74

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

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

329077
Head of a ruler

Head of a ruler

Date: ca. 2300–2000 B.C.
Accession Number: 47.100.80

448938

"The Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: 1330s
Accession Number: 33.70

453369
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137
Accession Number: 1996.238.2

327497
Plate with a hunting scene from the tale of Bahram Gur and Azadeh

Plate with a hunting scene from the tale of Bahram Gur and Azadeh

Date: ca. 5th century A.D.
Accession Number: 1994.402

451444
Bowl with a Lute Player

Bowl with a Lute Player

Date: late 12th–early 13th century
Accession Number: 57.61.16

450509
The Emperor's Carpet

The Emperor's Carpet

Date: second half 16th century
Accession Number: 43.121.1

446218
Velvet Panel with Flowering Plants

Velvet Panel with Flowering Plants

Date: first half 17th century
Accession Number: 12.72.5

451802
Bowl with Arabic Inscription

Bowl with Arabic Inscription

Date: 10th century
Accession Number: 65.106.2

324830
Bowl with wheel-cut facets

Bowl with wheel-cut facets

Date: ca. 6th–7th century A.D.
Accession Number: 59.34

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

325005
Spouted jar

Spouted jar

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

451019
Woven Tapestry Fragment

Woven Tapestry Fragment

Date: mid-8th century
Accession Number: 50.83

325693
Vessel with six animal friezes

Vessel with six animal friezes

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

322483
Vase with overlapping pattern and three bands of palm trees

Vase with overlapping pattern and three bands of palm trees

Date: ca. mid- to late 3rd millennium B.C.
Accession Number: 17.190.106

451092
Safavid Courtiers Leading Georgian Captives

Safavid Courtiers Leading Georgian Captives

Date: mid-16th century
Accession Number: 52.20.12

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

451091
Velvet with Figural Imagery

Velvet with Figural Imagery

Date: mid-16th century
Accession Number: 52.20.11

455304
Pen Box (Qalamdan) Depicting Shah Isma'il in a Battle against the Uzbeks

Pen Box (Qalamdan) Depicting Shah Isma'il in a Battle against the Uzbeks

Date: early 19th century
Accession Number: 2006.523a, b

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