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Thief discovered in a bed chamber

"The thief is beaten in the bedroom" from a copy of Kalila wa Dimna painted by a Jalayrid artist from Tabriz or Baghdad, 1380-1400. The carpet has a large octagon with an eight-fold radial design and a Kufesque border with mitred corners.

Hazine 362, folio 24a , 27b











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