Keywords: tambourine

9 objects
S1986.230

Babur receives a courtier

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Baburnama (Tuzuk-i Baburi) by Zahir-al-Din Muhammad Babur; Babur receives a courtier; one of a group of three folios. Border: The painting is set in gold, red, and blue rulings in a border with gold landscape, bird and animal motifs, mounted within borders of a Rawdat al-safa page.

S1986.159

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Rustam before Kay Khusraw under the jeweled tree; verso: text

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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, Rustam before Kay Khusraw under the jeweled tree; verso: text, four columns, twenty-three lines of text; one of a group of seven folios. Border: The text and the painting are set …

S1986.40

Tuhfat al-ahrar (Gift of the free) by Jami (d. 1492)

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Manuscript; Tuhfat al-ahrar (Gift of the free) by Jami; Persian in black, gold and white nasta’liq script; 59 folios with a sarlawh (folio 2verso), three paintings (fols. 1recto, 2verso, 25recto), dated colophon (folio 59recto); seals (fols. 1recto and 59recto); inscriptions (folio 1recto); standard page: 2 columns, 14 lines of text. Binding: The manuscript was in …

F1946.12.30

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: a depraved man commits bestiality and is berated by Satan; verso: text

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Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: A depraved man commits bestiality and is berated by Satan; verso: text, illuminated headings in blue and red, gold column dividers, four columns, twenty-one lines of text; one of a group of …

F1932.53

Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d. 1390); recto: wine shop; verso: text

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Detached folio from a copy of the Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (F1932.45) with selections from the work of Ibn Yamin, Omar Khayyam, and Nizami in the margins; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Wine shop; verso: text: two columns, 12 lines; one of a group of 9 detached folios (F1932.46-54) from the …

F1932.7

Folio from a Mihr-u Mushtari (The Sun and Jupiter) by Shams al-Din Muhammad Assar Tabrizi (d. circa 1382); verso: Mihr feasting with Kayvan the King of Khwarazm; recto: text, Mihr playing lute and feasting with Kayvan

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Detached folio from a bound copy of Mihr-u Mushtari (The Sun and Jupiter) by Shams al-Din Muhammad Assar Tabrizi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Mihr playing lute and feasting with Kayvan, 2 columns, 11 lines; verso: illustration and text: Mihr feasting with Kayvan the King of Khwarazm; one of a group of …

F1908.272

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the yellow pavilion on Sunday; verso: text

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Folio from the Haft paykar in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the yellow pavilion on Sunday; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with …