Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York. 
 Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also, Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Hagop Kevorkian 1872 - 1962
Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) second daftar from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami; one of eight colophons from the Haft awrang (F1946.12.46 recto, F1946.12.69 verso, F1946.12.83 verso, F1946.12.139 recto, F1946.12.181 recto, F1946.12.199 recto, F1946.12.224 verso, F1946.12.272 recto); text: Persian in black nasta'liq script; recto: text; illuminated heading in red, blue and black; gold column dividers; verso: black inscription; seal impression; four columns, twenty-one lines of text; one of a group of 304 folios.
Border: The recto and the verso are set in multicolored rulings on a cream ground with gold floral motifs.
Colophon: "the writing of the second book of the Silsilat al-dhahab was finished in Ramadan the year [A.H.] 964 [A.D. June-July 1557]."
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
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