Keywords: Falnama

5 objects
S1986.255

Folio from a Falnama (Book of omens), recto: Joseph enthroned; verso: text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Falnama (Book of omens); text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Joseph enthroned; verso: text: Augury praising Joseph’s majesty and beauty and promising the seeker all manner of good things, including the power to meet the needs of family and friends, one column, eleven lines; one of …

S1986.251

Folio from a Falnama (Book of omens); verso: Expulsion of Adam and Eve; recto: text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Falnama (Book of omens); text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, one column, eleven lines; verso: illustration: Expulsion of Adam and Eve; one of a group of twenty folios. Border: The painting and text have occupied the full width of the page.