Keywords: Faridun

7 objects
S1986.184

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: text; verso: The envoys of Salm and Tur before Faridun

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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-five lines; verso: illustration and text: The envoys of Salm and Tur before Faridun. Border: The painting and the text are set in gold, red, and blue rulings on cream-colored paper.

S1986.101

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Faridun mourns by the Coffin of Iraj; recto: unrelated text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.101

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script, headings in gold naskh outlined in black; recto: unrelated text, six columns, 31 lines; verso: illustration and text, Faridun mourns by the coffin of Iraj, six columns, 13 lines; one of a group of 16 folios. …

F1996.2

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; recto: text, Faridun captures Zahhak; verso: Faridun strikes Zahhak with the ox-headed mace

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1996.2

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Faridun captures Zahhak, 4 columns with illuminated panels and triangular illuminations, 12 lines of text written diagonally; verso: illustration and text: Faridun strikes Zahhak with the ox-headed mace, inscription, six lines of text. …

F1908.260

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: illustration and text: The story of Faridun and the deer

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.260

Folio from the Makhzan al-asrar (Treasury of Secrets) in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami, text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 13 lines; verso: illustration: The story of Faridun and the deer. From the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper …