Keywords: Jamshid

3 objects

Folio from a Majma’ al-tawarikh (Compendium of history) by Hafiz-i Abru (d.1430); verso: Jamshid enthroned; recto: text

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Majma’ al-tawarikh (Compendium of history) by Hafiz-i Abru; text: Persian in black and red naskh script, recto: text, one column, thirty-three lines of text; verso: illustration and text: Jamshid enthroned, one column, twenty lines; one of a group of two folios. Border: The text is set in …


Jamshid u Khurshid by Salman Savaji (d.1357)

Manuscript; Jamshid u Khursid by Salman Savaji; Persian in black nasta’liq script with illuminated headings in white; 115 folios with 1 illuminated medallion (folio 1recto), 1 unwan (folio 1verso), 5 paintings (6verso, 33recto, 60verso, 83recto and 107verso), and 1 dated colophon (folio 115recto); standard page: 2 columns, 14 lines of text. Binding: The manuscript is …