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Mihr cutting off a lion’s head

Mihr cutting off a lion’s head

Mihr cutting off a lion’s head

Folio from Mihr and Mushtari (The Sun and Jupiter) of ‘Assar

Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper

H: 11.9; W: 6.2 cm

Yohanan ben David Bequest, London

Accession number:

B69.0576

Archaeology/Islamic Art & Archaeology
From the Israel Museum publications:

Milstein, Rachel with contributions by Na'ama Brosh, Islamic Painting in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1984, English