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189 objects
S1986.262

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Rustam and his men attack the fortress of Gang Dizh; recto: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.262

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, four columns, twenty-five lines; verso: illustration and text: Rustam and his men attack the fortress of Gang Dizh; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set in gold, red, …

S1986.261

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: The Birth of Rustam; verso: Sum Arrives at Kabul in order to visit Rustam

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.261

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: The birth of Rustam; verso: text: Sum arrives at Kabul in order to visit Rustam, four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set …

S1986.260

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Kay Kavus and his flying machine; recto: text: Kay Kavus’ flight to the sky

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.260

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, Kay Kavus’ flight to the sky, four columns, twenty-five lines; verso: illustration and text, Kay Kavus and his flying machine; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set in …

S1986.258

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Ruhham carries away the severed arm of the Turanian sorcerer; verso: text

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.258

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Ruhham carries away the severed arm of the Turanian sorcerer, inscription on the banner; verso: text, four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set in gold, …

S1986.257

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Kay Khusraw, Farangis and Giv cross the Jayhun; verso: Giv’s letter to his father

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.257

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 Khusraw, Farangis and Giv cross the Jayhun; verso: text: Giv’s letter to his father, four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set …

S1986.256

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Iskandar encounters the Angel Israfel; verso: text: Iskandar crosses the Land of Darkness, removes the ruby; Iskandar constructs a wall to defeat Yajuj and Majuj (Gog and Magog)

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.256

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, Iskandar encounters the Angel Israfel; verso: text, Iskandar crosses the Land of Darkness, removes the ruby; Iskandar constructs a wall to defeat Yajuj and Majuj (Gog and Magog), four columns, twenty-five …

S1986.130

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Rustam Slays Pilsam; recto: text, The combat of Rustam and Pilsam

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.130

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, headings in red; recto: text: Rustam Slaying Pilsam, six columns, thirty-four lines; verso: illustration and text: The combat of Rustam and Pilsam, six columns, twenty-three lines; one of a group of four folios. Border: The …

S1986.129

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Rustam catches Rakhsh; verso: text: Rostam and Kay Qobad, The reign of Kay Qobad

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.129

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script; headings in red; recto: illustration and text, Rustam catches Rakhsh, six columns, thirty-four lines; verso: text, Rustam and Kay Qubad, The reign of Kay Qubad, six columns, thirty-four lines; one of a group of four …

S1986.128

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: The murder of Iraj; The envoys of Salm and Tur before Faridun; recto: text: Iraj’s arrival before his brothers’ camp and their combat

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.128

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, headings in red; recto: text, Iraj’s arrival before his brothers’ camp and their combat; six columns, thirty-four lines; verso: illustration and text, The murder of Iraj; The envoys of Salm and Tur before Faridun; six …