Keywords: Khamsa

49 objects
S1986.213

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi; verso: Amir Khusraw presents a book of poetry to Ala’uddin Khalji; recto: text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, four columns, nineteen lines; verso: Amir Khusraw presents a book of poetry to Ala’uddin Khalji. Border: The text and the painting are set in gold, green, and red rulings on gold-sprinkled paper.

S1986.384

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: text; verso: text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamas (Quintet) by Nizami; Persian in black and blue nasta’liq script; recto: text, the Tenth discourse: In the principality rule of the end of the world, two columns, eleven lines, illuminated heading; verso: text, two columns, eleven lines; marginal inscription; one of a group of four folios. Border: …

S1986.383

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; recto: text; verso: text: The twelfth discourse: on the lamentation of fortune

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black and white nasta’liq script on gold-flecked paper; recto: text, two columns, eleven lines; verso: The twelfth discourse: on the lamentation of fortune; two columns, ten lines, illuminated heading; one of the group of four folios. Border: The recto is set …

S1986.354

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; recto: text from Layla va Majnun; verso: Sarlawh and text from Haft-paykar

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text from Layla va Majnun, colophon, four columns, thirteen lines; verso: sarlawh and text of Haft-paykar, heading in white, four columns, fifteen lines; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text is set in gold, black, …