Keywords: prisoner

11 objects
S1986.249

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Garsivaz being flogged while Afrasiyab is dragged from the lake; verso: Afrasiyab’s night raid to Kay Khusraw’s camp

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.249

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Garsivaz being flogged while Afrasiyab is dragged from the lake; verso: text, Afrasiyab’s night raid of Kay Khusraw’s camp; four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text and …

F2006.7

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Kay Ka’us chained in a grotto by the white demon; verso: text, Ka’us sends a letter to Rustam the son of Zal and asks for help

https://asia.si.edu/object/F2006.7

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text: Kay Ka’us chained in a grotto by the white demon, 4 columns, 6 lines of text, marginal writings; verso: text: Ka’us sends a letter to Rustam the son of Zal and …

F1940.13

Bijan in bonds before Afrasiyab from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1940.13

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script, heading in gold naskh outlined in black; recto: illustration and text, Bijan in bonds before Afrasiyab, 6 columns, 31 lines; verso: unrelated text not following the recto, Capture of Caesar by Shapur, 6 columns, 31 …