Keywords: Bilqis

8 objects
S1986.486

Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d.1390)

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Manuscript; Divan by Hafiz; Persian in black nasta’liq script; 185 folios with 1 double-page frontispiece (fols.1 verso, 2 recto), and 35 paintings; standard page: 2 columns, 15 lines of text. Binding: The manuscript is in a lacquer- painted binding. The doublures are of floral work on a black ground.

F1957.16

First volume of a Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (died ca. 992-997)

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Manuscript; Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume I; Persian in black naskh script; headings in red; 193 folios and 3 end leaf with 1 unwan (folio 1verso), 30 paintings (1 recto, 14 verso, 37 verso, 42 verso, 47 verso, 54 verso, 62 verso, 68 verso, 75 verso, 79 verso, 83 verso, 90 verso, 107 …

S1986.287

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: Bilqis enthroned

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami, left-hand half of a double-page frontispiece; recto: Bilqis enthroned; one of a group of three folios. Border: The painting is set in black rulings on a paper with floral, geometric and bird motifs, mounted on paperboard.

S1986.196.2

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Bilqis enthroned, left-hand half of a double-page frontispiece; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.196.2

Folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in white nasta’liq script; recto: left-hand half of a double page frontispiece, facing folio (S1986.196.1), Bilqis enthroned; verso: right-hand half of a double page frontispiece, text: the preface; facing folio (S 1986.196.3); one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: …

S1986.189.2

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: Bilqis enthroned, left-hand half of a double-page; verso: Sarlawh and text unrelated to Khamsa (from the Shahnama of Firdawsi)

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.189.2

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: left-hand half of a double-page composition mounted on an unrelated page of the Shahnama, facing folio (S1986.189.1), Bilqis enthroned; verso: text from the Shahnama of Firdawsi; sarlawh; four columns, fifteen lines, one of a group of two …