Keywords: harp

15 objects
S1986.208

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Daughters of Barzin Dance for Bahram Gur; recto: text: Bahram Gur and Barzin Shah

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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, Bahram Gur and Barzin Shah, four columns, nineteen lines; verso: illustration and text, Daughters of Barzin dance for Bahram Gur; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text and the painting …

S1986.276

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: Bahram Gur hunts with Azada; verso: text, Bahram Gur’s letter to Manzar-i Arab, Response of Manzar-i Arab to Bahram Gur’s letter

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.276

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Haft paykar from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Bahram Gur hunts with Azada; verso: text: Bahram Gur’s letter to Manzar-i Arab, Response of Manzar-i Arab to Bahram Gur’s letter, headings in red, four columns, twenty-five lines. Border: The text and …

F1938.12

Bowl

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Clay: sandy, white. Glaze: opaque, cream-colored, crazed; lustreless blue glaze on the base. Decoration: painted in overglaze enamels and gold. Inscription.

S1986.189.2

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: Bilqis enthroned, left-hand half of a double-page; verso: Sarlawh and text unrelated to Khamsa (from the Shahnama of Firdawsi)

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.189.2

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: left-hand half of a double-page composition mounted on an unrelated page of the Shahnama, facing folio (S1986.189.1), Bilqis enthroned; verso: text from the Shahnama of Firdawsi; sarlawh; four columns, fifteen lines, one of a group of two …

S1986.141.1

Folio from an unidentified text; recto: blank; verso: A prince and princess surrounded by courtiers in a garden, right-hand half of a double-page

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.141.1

Folio from an unidentified manuscript; recto: blank; verso: right-hand half of a double-page composition; A prince and a princess surrounded by courtiers in a garden; facing folio (S1986.141.2); one of a group of two folios. Border: The painting is set in a blue and gold inner frame and an outer frame with geometric motifs, mounted …

S2012.9.4414

Aspara

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2012.9.4414