Image: Mughal Turkey

23 Nov

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Turkey. Shah Jahan era. Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Though never invested a very great deal of emotional energy in Thanksgiving, I thought this Shah Jahan era miniature was beautiful, and maybe one more reason to not eat the bird: ’cause it looks better than it tastes.

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