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"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds) Habiballah of Sava (active ca. 1590–1610) Poet: Farid al-Din `Attar (ca. 1142–1220) Object Name: Illustrated manuscript, folio Reign: Shah `Abbas I (1587–1629) Date: ca. 1600 Geography: Iran, Isfahan Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver, on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 10 in. W. 4 1/2in. Page: H. 13 in. (33 cm) W. 8 3/16 in. Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. W. 14 1/4 in. @Metropolitan Museum of Art