Keywords: Afrasiyab

26 objects
S1986.382

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: The Combat between Kay Khosrow and Afrasiyab and Afrasiyab’s retreat; verso: text from the story of Kay Khusraw

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.382

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: The Combat between Kay Khosrow and Afrasiyab and Afrasiyab’s retreat, four columns, twenty-three lines, heading in black; verso: text from the story of Kay Khusraw, four columns, twenty lines. Border: The text is set in …

S1986.190

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; verso: Siyavush and Afrasiyab play polo; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.190

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, heading in white naskh outlined in black; recto: text, Siyawash and Afrasiyab play polo; four columns, twenty-five lines; verso: illustration and text, Siyavush and Afrasiyab play polo, four columns, six lines; one of a group …

S1986.321

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: The Murder of Siyavush before Afrasiyab; recto: text, Siyavush is killed by Gorvizereh

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.321

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Siyavush is killed by Gorvizara, four columns, eighteen lines of text; verso: illustration and text: Siyavush before Afrasiyab; one of a group of two folios. Border: The painting and the text are set in …

S1986.175

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Battle between Kay Khusraw and Afrasiyab; verso: text: Letter of Kay Khusraw to Kavus and his victory

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.175

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text, Battle between Kay Khusraw and Afrasiyab; verso: text, Letter of Kay Khusraw to Kavus and his victory, four columns, twenty-three lines; one of a group of seven folios. Border: The text …

S1986.174

Folio from a copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); Kay Khusraw with Afrasiyab’s women

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.174

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text, Kay Khusraw with Afrasiyab’s women; verso: text, four columns, twenty-three lines; one of a group of seven folios. Border: The text and the painting are set in gold and black rulings …

S1986.270

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; recto: Rustam and his men attack Afrasiyab’s palace; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.270

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Rustam and his men attack Afrasiyab’s palace; verso: text, four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The text and the painting are set in gold, red and blue rulings …

S1986.249

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Garsivaz being flogged while Afrasiyab is dragged from the lake; verso: Afrasiyab’s night raid to Kay Khusraw’s camp

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.249

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Garsivaz being flogged while Afrasiyab is dragged from the lake; verso: text, Afrasiyab’s night raid of Kay Khusraw’s camp; four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text and …

S1986.99

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Lahhak and Farshidward before Afrasiyab; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.99

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, heading in red; recto: text, Turanian received news of the death of their heroes, six columns, 30 lines; verso: illustration “Lahhak and Farshiward before Afrasiyab” and text, The escape of Lahhak and Farshidward, six columns, 18 …