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Name of Object:

Painting

Location:

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Holding Museum:

Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

Date:

Hegira late 9th century / AD 15th century

Type of object:

Manuscript

Museum Inventory Number:

LNS 77 MS

Period / Dynasty:

Timurid

Provenance:

Central Asia; Iranian World

Description:

Miniature painting on silk depicting a princely couple in the company of attendants, variously bejewelled and opulently dressed in gold-decorated and fur-lined very long-sleeved cloaks.

Citation of this web page:

 "Painting" in Explore Islamic Art Collections , Museum With No Frontiers, 2019. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=objects;EPM;kw;Mus21;26;en&id=paintings

MWNF Working Number: KW 26

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