Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020)

Historical period(s)
Turkmen period, 1480
Medium
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 33.2 x 22.9 x 6.7 cm (13 1/16 x 9 x 2 5/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.122
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Manuscript

Keywords
illumination, Iran, Shahnama, Turkmen period (1378 - 1508), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum