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Item ID   137    
Open more fields Accession Number   85.46.2 similar items
Category   Books, Manuscripts and Documents similar items
Item Type   Illustrated Manuscript similar items
Title   Illustrated Judeo-Persian Manuscript similar items
Open more fields Creation Place   Iran, Isfahan similar items
Open more fields Date Created   19th-20th century similar items
Physical Description   Recto: watercolor and ink; black and red double frame; text above and beneath the drawing (six men, four standing, one sitting and one reclining). Verso: text in two columns; purple ink; in the top center, characters in large, square script. similar items
Description   Recto: image depicting Joseph interpreting Pharaoh's dream (after Genesis 41) with Judeo-Persian captions. Verso: Judeo-Persian text in two columns; cursive and square script, referencing Joseph and Zuleyka (name attributed to Potiphar's wife, see Genesis 39), from Mowlānā Shāhīn (fl. 14th century), "Yūsuf va Zulaykhā" (Joseph and Zulaykha), a Judeo-Persian epic based on biblical, qur’anic, midrashic, and Muslim legendary sources. similar items
Medium   ink, watercolor on paper similar items
Script   Hebrew similar items
Language   Judeo-Persian similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=137 similar items
Link to Flickr.com   http://www.flickr.com/photos/magnesmuseum/4714564893/    
Link to Flickr.com   http://www.flickr.com/photos/magnesmuseum/4714565499/    

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