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An Abridgement to Sufi’s Book on the Shapes of the Fixed Stars

An Abridgement to Sufi’s Book on the Shapes of the Fixed Stars

An Abridgement to Sufi’s Book on the Shapes of the Fixed Stars (Khulasah-yi suvar-i ʿAbd al-Rahman Sufi)

Description:
Folios 162 verso, 163 recto: Cassiopeia; Perseus
Copyist:
Unknown
Language:
Persian
Medium:
Ink and color, with gold on cream paper
Location:
Iran
Dimensions:
Folio: H. 23.5 cm: W. 17.5 cm
Date:
Mid-17th century
Inventory Number:
Spencer Pers. Ms 25
Lender:
New York Public Library
Credit:
Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations
Image Courtesy of the New York Public Library