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Pearls of the Parrot: Having accidentally killed a youth

Pearls of the Parrot: Having accidentally killed a youth

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Having accidentally killed a youth, a king offers to make amends to the aggreived mother by giving her a choice of a basin bearing his own head or one heaped with gold
Leaf from a dispersed manuscript of the Khamsa of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Attributed to Miskin
Opaque watercolors, ink and gold on paper
Paper size, 20 x 16 in.
Image size, 16 1/4 x 11 in.
Digital reproduction
Printed by the Photograph Studio of
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Custom framing available




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Having accidentally killed a youth, a king offers to make amends to the aggreived mother by giving her a choice of a basin bearing his own head or one heaped with gold
Leaf from a dispersed manuscript of the Khamsa of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Attributed to Miskin
Opaque watercolors, ink and gold on paper
Paper size, 20 x 16 in.
Image size, 16 1/4 x 11 in.
Digital reproduction
Printed by the Photograph Studio of
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Custom framing available






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