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Walters Ms. W.794, Single leaf of a Portuguese guard holding a double-pointed lance
Single leaf of a Portuguese guard holding a double-pointed lance
This Mughal drawing with highlights of color is attributable to the early eleventh century AH / seventeenth CE. It appears to have been based on a European print. The back is an unsigned and undated calligraphy page written in nastaʿlīq script.
11th century AH / 17th CE
The primary language in this manuscript is Persian.
Foliation: Not applicable
16.3 cm wide by 24.5 cm high
- Title: Portuguese guard holding a double-pointed lance
- Hand note: Written in nastaʿlīq script
Walters Art Museum, 1931, by Henry Walters bequest
Principal cataloger: Gacek, Adam
Catalogers: Landau, Amy; Smith, Sita
Editor: Bockrath, Diane
Conservators: Jewell, Stephanie; Quandt, Abigail
Contributors: Barrera, Christina; Emery, Doug; Herbert, Lynley; Noel, William; Simpson, Shreve; Tabritha, Ariel; Toth, Michael B.; Valle, Chiara
The Walters Art Museum
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