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9 objects
S1986.288

Folio from aShahnama(Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Bijan hunts boars; recto: text, Bijan proceeds to fight the boars

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.288

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Bijan proceeds to fight the boars, heading in gold, four column, eighteen lines; verso: illustration and text: Bijan hunts boars. Border: The text is set in gold, black, and blue rulings on cream-colored …

S1986.267

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Rustam rescues Bijan from the pit; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.267

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, recto: text, four columns, twenty-three lines; verso: illustration and text: Rustam rescues Bijan from the pit; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: the painting and the text are set in gold, red, and …

S1986.126

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi; Manija and Bijan

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.126

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, recto: text, the folio has been pasted together with several pieces taken from another part of the manuscript; verso: illustration and text, Bijan and Manija, four columns, ten lines of text; one of a group of …

F1945.26.2

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: text, The king of Hamaveran plots against Kavus; verso: text, Afrasiyab renews the war

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1945.26.2

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskhi script; recto: text: The king of Hamaveran plots against Kavus, 6 columns, 29 lines; verso: text: Afrasiyab renews the war, 6 columns, 29 lines; one of a group of 6 folios. Border: The text is set …

F1945.26.1

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: text, Manija takes Bijan to her chamber in Afrasiyab’s palace, Afrasiyab learns of Bijan’s presence; verso: Piran stays the execution of Bijan at the very foot of the gibbet

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1945.26.1

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskhi script; recto: text: Manija takes Bijan to her chamber in Afrasiyab’s palace, Afrasiyab learns of Bijan’s presence, 6 columns, 29 lines; verso: illustration and text: Piran stays the execution of Bijan at the very foot of …

F1940.13

Bijan in bonds before Afrasiyab from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1940.13

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script, heading in gold naskh outlined in black; recto: illustration and text, Bijan in bonds before Afrasiyab, 6 columns, 31 lines; verso: unrelated text not following the recto, Capture of Caesar by Shapur, 6 columns, 31 …

F1928.2

Beaker

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1928.2

Beaker of slightly spreading cylindrical form on a low foot rim; broken and repaired. Clay: soft, white. Glaze: white, stanniferous. Decoration painted in red, blue, grayish-yellow and pale green enamels over glaze: Bizhan and Manizha from the Shahnamah.