Keywords: Shahnama

189 objects
F1929.38

Piran welcomed by Prince Siyavush from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1929.38

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script; recto: illustration, Piran welcomed by Prince Siyavush, 6 columns, 20 lines; verso: text, Afrasiyab tossed a ball in a game of polo, 6 columns, 31 lines; one of a group of 41: the manuscript (F 1930.1) …