Khamsa

Khamsa

Description:
Folio 221 recto: Iskandar Travels to the Cave of Kay Khusraw
Author:
Nizami Ganjavi (1141–1209)
Copyist:
Ghiyas al-Din Mahmud ibn Salim Lati
Language:
Persian
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Location:
Northern Iran
Dimensions:
Folio: H. 30.5 cm; W. 18.1 cm
Date:
May 7, 1675
Inventory Number:
MS. M.469
Lender:
Morgan Library & Museum, New York
Credit:
Morgan Library & Museum, New York, Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837–1913) in 1911
The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York