Keywords: fort

2 objects
S1986.262

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Rustam and his men attack the fortress of Gang Dizh; recto: text

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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: Rustam and his men attack the fortress of Gang Dizh; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set in gold, red, …