Keywords: night

439 objects
F1908.278

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: The Prophet’s night journey (Mi’raj); recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.278

Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 17 lines; verso: illustration: The Prophet’s night journey (Mi’raj); from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored paper.

F1908.266

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Khusraw and Shirin are feasting at night in a desert encampment; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1908.266

Folio from the Khusraw va Shirin in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; verso: illustration: Khusraw and Shirin are feasting at night in a desert encampment; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather …