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Page from the Mu’nis al-ahrar fi daqa’iq al-ash‘ar
(The Free Men’s Companion to the Subtleties of Poems)

Copied by the author and compiler, Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
Iran (Isfahan), A.H. 741/A.D. 1341
Ink, colors, and gold on paper
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,
Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects,
Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956 (57.51.25)
cat. 10
© 1981 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
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