Unknown (Persian, Safavid, Shiraz), Majnun in the wilderness, surrounded by animals (from a Khamsa of Nizami manuscript), ca. 1560, opaque watercolor on paper, heightened with gold, Bequest of Mrs. Horace W. Frost. (91.15.58)._x1200

The Mystery of the Mummified Hand Part 1

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By Kim Hugo | Published February 19, 2013 | Full size is 400 × 676 pixels

Egyptian Shawabti. Gift of Horace Mayer.

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Egyptian Shawabti. Gift of Horace Mayer.

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