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Asian Art

Chancellery Document in Nasta’liq Script

18th century

Ink on paper

image: 6 × 4 1/2 in. (15.2 × 11.4 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.55
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
Safavid (1501–1722) or Zand (1751–94) dynasty
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Provenance: 

Ex. coll. Asia Institute

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