Keywords: battle

335 objects
F1928.11

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: The siege of Turanian stronghold by the forces of Kay Khusraw; verso: text, Afrasiyab escapes from the ruined stronghold

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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: The siege of Turanian stronghold by the forces of Kay Khusraw; verso: text: Afrasiyab escapes from the ruined stronghold, 4 columns, 25 lines; one of a group of 3 folios. Border: …

F1928.8

Battle scene

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Painting; colored design for a pen-box placed between columns of unrelated text; Battle scene; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; two column; 35 lines. Border: The text and the painting are set in gold rulings with a blue inner frame mounted on bright orange paperboard.

F1908.269

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

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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

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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.

F1908.263

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 …

F1907.250

Battle scene

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1907.250