Keywords: reed instrument

7 objects
F1946.12.52

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: A father advises his son about love; verso: text

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Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) second daftar from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: A father advises his son about love; verso: text, illuminated heading in red, gold column dividers, four columns, twenty-one lines of text; one of a group of 304 folios. Border: …

F1935.19

Folio from a Guy u Chawgan (The ball and the polo-mallet) by Arifi (d.1449); recto: text; verso: A polo game: the dervish and the shah on the polo field

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Bound folio within the manuscript: Guy u Chawgan (The ball and the polo-mallet); recto: text; verso: A polo game, the dervish and the shah on the polo field; folios: F1935.19 and F1935.20 are parts of the manuscript (F1935.18) which have been accessioned separately. Border: The painting is set in red and blue rulings on cream-colored …

F1908.269

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Nufal champions Majnun’s cause in battle; recto: text

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Folio from the Layla va Majnun in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Nufal’s second attack and his victory, 4 columns, 19 lines; verso: illustration: Nufal champions Majnun’s cause in battle; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown …