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an old book with arabic writing on it
Parchment and Pixel
Floral and foliate decoration in gold. Leaf from an elegantly calligraphed and illuminated copy of the collection of poems, known as Mas̱navī-i maʿnavī, by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī (d.672 AH / 1273 CE). This codex was penned by Aḥmad ibn Ḥājjī Abī Bakr al-Kātib in 865 AH / 1461 CE. See this manuscript page by page at the Walters Art Museum website: art.thewalters.org/viewwoa.aspx?id=22125
an old book with writing on it and gold trimmings around the edges,
Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The right side of a double-page frontispiece, Walters Art Museum MS. W.557, fol.2b
Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The right side of a double-page frontispiece, Walters Art Museum MS. W.557, fol.2b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr
an old manuscript with arabic writing and pictures of people on it, including a cat
Persian Zodiac
Sagittarius. Image from an Egyptian manuscript from the 14th/15th centuries. It reproduces a Persian astrological treatise from the 9th century - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' - by Abû Ma'shar, said to have been the most influential document in the development of western astrology. Otherwise known as 'The Book of Nativities' or 'The Book of Revolution of the Birth Years.'
an old book with arabic writing and pictures of people in different outfits, including one woman
Persian Zodiac
Persian Zodiac Cancer // Persian astrological treatise from ~9th century - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' - by Abû Ma'shar, said to have been the most influential document in the development of western astrology. [I believe it is otherwise known as 'The Book of Nativities' or 'The Book of Revolution of the Birth Years'.]
an old manuscript with arabic writing and images of people in different costumes, including cats
Persian Zodiac
14/15th centuries, Egyptian astrological manuscript by an unknown Persian artist. Reproduced from the 9th century persian - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' ['The Book of Nativities'].
an illuminated manuscript with arabic writing
Magic Transistor
Kitab al-Bulhan. Book of Wonders. 1300s. The Kitab al-Bulhan, or Book of Wonders, is an Arabic manuscript dating mainly from the late 14th century A.D. and probably bound together in Baghdad during the reign of Jalayirid Sultan Ahmad (1382-1410). The manuscript is made up of astrological, astronomical and geomantic texts compiled by Abd al-Hasan Al-Isfahani,
an old painting with animals and people on it's face, in arabic writing
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From the Kitab al-Bulhan, or Book of Wonders, an Arabic manuscript dating mainly from the late 14th century