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Anushirvan sits before the chessboard sent by the Raja of Hind
 
Egypt
 
Cairo, Dar al-Kutub (in index)
 
Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 73 (in index)
 
41 - Kisra Anushirvan (48 years)
 
Anushirvan sits before the chessboard sent by the Raja of Hind
 
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© Dar al-Kutub, Cairo. Photo: Bernard O'Kane.
 
Details
Manuscript:
Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 73
Scene:
Anushirvan sits before the chessboard sent by the Raja of Hind
English Title:
Anushirvan sits before chessboard sent by the Raja of Hind

Rubric:
2696
Dimensions (h x w):
136 x 135 mm
Format:
Rectangular within borders
Hijri Date:
796
Gregorian Date:
1393 (to nearest hijri year)
School:
Shiraz
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2016-02-01 08:40
Record Status:
Ready to upload to website
 
Public Notes
The painting comes very early in the story, before there is any mention of the presentation of the chess board and its pieces. Clearly, the rubric has triggered the insertion of the image at this point.
 
Project Notes
Would be good to have a better image one day.

Editions
Mohl Bertel's Khaleghi- Motlagh Dabir-Siyaqi
Chapter Kisra Anushirvan (48 years) Anushirvan (4468) Anushirvan (4649)
First Line 2671 2602
Break Line Before 2700 2630
Break Line After
Last Line 2700 2630
 
References
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Style Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.