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The Son Who Mourned His Father: Folio from the Mantiq al-tair (The Language of the Birds) of Farid al-Din 'Attar, Timurid period (1370–1507), dated a.h. 892 / a.d. 1487
Present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper

Metropolitan Museum of Art

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