Classification: Manuscript

1,291 objects
F1908.284

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Alexander, in India, sees the water nymphs; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.284

Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: 4 columns, 17 lines; verso: illustration: Alexander sees the water nymphs; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored paper.

F1908.272

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the yellow pavilion on Sunday; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.272

Folio from the Haft paykar in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the yellow pavilion on Sunday; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with …

F1908.283

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Alexander approaches Plato; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.283

Folio from the Iskandarnama in Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text:4 columns, 19 lines; verso: illustration: Alexander approaches Plato; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored paper.

F1908.271

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Bahram Gur and the Indian princess in the black pavilion; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.271

Folio from the Haft paykar in Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: characteristics of the seven pavilions, 4 columns, 17 lines; verso: illustration: Bahram Gur and the Indian princess in the black pavilion; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in …

F1908.282

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Khizr and Ilyas (Elias) at the fountain of life; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.282

Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Khizr and Elias at the fountain of life; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines;from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of …

F1908.281

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Alexander and his army hunting on the plain of China; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.281

Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Alexander and his army hunting on the plain of China; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards …

F1908.270

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: The last meeting of Layla and Majnun; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.270

Folio from the Layla va Majnun in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: The last meeting of Layla and Majnun; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with …

F1908.280

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Alexander is recognized by Queen Nushaba; recto: text

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Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 13 lines; verso: illustration: Alexander is recognized by Queen Nushaba; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored …

F1908.269

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Nufal champions Majnun’s cause in battle; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.269

Folio from the Layla va Majnun in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Nufal’s second attack and his victory, 4 columns, 19 lines; verso: illustration: Nufal champions Majnun’s cause in battle; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown …

F1908.279

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Alexander Battling the Zangis; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.279

Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Alexander battling the Zangis; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored paper.

F1908.268

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration; Layla and her attendants are in the grove of palms; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.268

Folio from the Layla va Majnun in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 17 lines; verso: illustration: Layla and her attendants are in the grove of palms; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over …

F1908.278

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: The Prophet’s night journey (Mi’raj); recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.278

Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 17 lines; verso: illustration: The Prophet’s night journey (Mi’raj); from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored paper.

F1908.267

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d. 1209); verso: illustration: The youthful Qays (Majnun) and Layla at school; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.267

Folio from the Layla va Majnun in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 15 lines; verso: illustration: The youthful Qays (Majnun) and Layla at school; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in contemporary brown leather over paper …

F1908.277

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Bahram Gur visits the princess in the white pavilion; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.277

Folio from the Haft paykar in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Bahram Gur visits the princess in the white pavilion; verso: text, 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards …

F1908.266

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Khusraw and Shirin are feasting at night in a desert encampment; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.266

Folio from the Khusraw va Shirin in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; verso: illustration: Khusraw and Shirin are feasting at night in a desert encampment; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather …

F1908.265

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Shirin grants an audience to Khusraw; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.265

Folio from the Khusraw va Shirin in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4columns, 19 lines; verso: illustration: Shirin grants an audience to Khusraw; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of …

F1908.264

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Shirin on horseback carried on the shoulders of Farhad; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.264

Folio from the Khusraw va Shirin in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 15 lines; verso: illustration: Shirin on horseback carried on the shoulders of Farhad; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper …

F1908.263

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: A battle between the forces of Khusraw and Bahram Chubina; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.263

Folio from the Khusraw va Shirin in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: A battle between the forces of Khusraw and Bahram Chubina; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over …

F1908.262

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: illustration: Khusraw sees Shirin bathing

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Folio from the Khusraw va Shirin in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 11 lines; verso: Khusraw sees Shirin bathing; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored paper.

F1908.261

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: illustration: Caliph al-Ma’mun and the barber

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Folio from the Makhzan al-asrar (Treasury of Secrets) in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami, text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; ; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 17 lines; verso: illustration: Caliph al-Ma’mun and the barber; From the manuscript (F 1908.199); accessioned separately. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest …