Keywords: death

57 objects
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 …

F1945.22.2

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Bahram Gur learns of his father’s death; verso: The Persians write to Manzer, Bahram Gur travels to Jahrom and talks to Persians

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1945.22.2

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskhi script; recto: text: Bahram Gur learns of his father’s death, 6 columns, 30 lines of text; verso: text: The Persians write to Manzer, Bahram Gur travels to Jahrom and talks to Persians; 6 columns, 30 lines; …