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Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders
 
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Istanbul, Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi (in index)
 
Ms. 1978 (in index)
 
4 - Jamshid (700 years)
 
Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders
 
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© Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi, Istanbul
 
Details
Title of Work:
Shahnama (Big Head)
Manuscript:
Ms. 1978
Scene:
Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders
Rubric:
170
Format:
Stepped within borders
Hijri Date:
899
Gregorian Date:
1493 (to nearest hijri year)
School:
Lahijan, Gilan
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2017-05-01 12:40
Record Status:
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Public Notes
Iblis, turned into a human in green dress and a white turban, is defaced. He is kissing the shoulders of Zahhak - a rare depiction. A plain air scene, no sky. The supporting details are essentially the same as in the next painting, fol. 12v.
 
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Editions
Mohl Bertel's Khaleghi- Motlagh Dabir-Siyaqi
Chapter Jamshid (700 years) Jamshid (192) Jamshid (149) Jamshid (227)
First Line
Break Line Before 177
Break Line After
Last Line 177
 
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