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Qajar Silver bracelet amulet
Belonged to Adqas al-Dawlah
Godfrey Thomas Vigne, Plane Tree (Chenar) Shemaroon [Shemiran] near Tehran Persia, 1833, pencil, pen and ink, and watercolor, 28.1cm x 25.1cm. V&A, London.
Silver, embellished with turquoise, XIX. Repository Amir Hossein Nikpour Collection.
Unknown Qajar artist from Iran - Sanikidze, Tamaz (1985), Art Museum of Georgia.
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Qajar Lovers in Iran, late 18th c., unknown artist, Georgian National Museum.
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Qajar females musician with a tambourine and playing a spike fiddle, style of Abu'l-Qasim, Persia, Qajar, circa 1820.
Title: Figurine of "Amlash" style of female
Date: c. 1200-900 BC
Location: Amlash ?, northern Iran
Time period: Iron Age
Provenance: Gift of Mrs. Frances E. Johnson. Certified by the Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board under the terms of the Cultural Property Export and Import Act. Attestée par la Commission canadienne d'examen des exportations de biens culturels en vertu d
Rights: Royal Ontario Museum
Medium: Ceramic (earthenware)
On of the first selfies in the world. Look at the mirror!
Naser al-Din Shah Qajar. Soltan of Persia. Antoin Sevruguin. Interior in Golestān Palace, ca. 1890. Modern gelatin silver print from glass photonegative.
Courtesy of the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Myron Bement Smith Collection.
Sebastian Pilgrim (R) as Schemzaddin, Shah of Persia, and an extra rehearse a scene from the opera