Keywords: Delhi Sultanate (1206 - 1526)

24 objects
S1986.126

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

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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 …

S1986.124

Mah Saman poisons shakar

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shirin-u- Khusraw from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi, text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: four columns, seventeen lines of text; verso: Mah Saman poisons shakar, four columns, eleven lines; one of a group of seven folios. Border: Text is within a border of colored panels.

S1986.122.1

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi (d.1325); Nizamuddin Awliya with three attendants

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi, text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, heading in red; recto: Nizamuddin Awliya with three attendants, four columns, eleven lines of text; verso: four columns, nineteen lines, the verso of the folio has been pasted together with several pieces taken from another part …

S1997.102

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 5, verses 68-69

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Ma’idah (the Table spread) 5:68, recto begins with “kathira”; verso: sura 5:68 and part of 69, verso begins with “falatas”; Arabic in black muhaqqaq script with gold floral border in kufic script and medallion in the corners; vocalized in black; interlinear Persian translation in …

S1997.101

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 17:34-44

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Isra (the Night journey) 17: parts of verses 34, 35-38, and 39, recto begins with “ahsanu”; verso: 17: parts of verses 39-43 and 44, verso begins with “mimma”; Arabic in black and blue bihari script, and gold thuluth script with round illuminated verse markers …