Keywords: tent

11 objects

Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Awhadi (d. 1338); verso: An encampment; recto: blank page with inscription

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Divan of Awhad al-Din Awhadi Kirmani; flyleaf inscription in Persian, black nasta’liq script; recto: blank page connected to flyleaf, obliterated seal, the name Riza written in hand; verso: right hand-half of a double-page frontispiece with no facing folio, An encampment. Border: The painting is set in gold, …


Detached folio from a Baburnama; recto:The Emperor Babur and his men pitching camp, folio from a Baburnama; verso: text

Recto: Two lines of nasta’liq script in black on painting (which is laid down on later borders.). The inscription reads: [Qoch Beg] and his brothers performed well. We camped on a rise a league from Pishkaran. Verso: Calligraphic leaf of poetry in nasta’liq script from from Jāmī’s Khiradnāma-i Iskandarī, the last of the septet Haft …