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Shamsa Medallion

A work made of opaque watercolor, gold, and black ink inlaid on laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of opaque watercolor, gold, and black ink inlaid on laid paper.

Date:

16th/17th century

Artist:

Iran

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Culture

Islamic

Title

Shamsa Medallion

Origin

Iran

Date

1499–1699

Medium

Opaque watercolor, gold, and black ink inlaid on laid paper

Credit Line

Gift of Guy H. Mitchell

Reference Number

1926.334b

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