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Accession Number:
Suppl. persan 492
Hijri Date:
1004 Ramadan 12
Gregorian Date:
1596 May 10
India (?)
Anquetil-Duperron, Bibliotheque Imperiale; seals on ff 41r, 375r, 516v, 420r, 513v; bought by b. Sulayman Mazandarani in 1639 (stamp f.139r), 'Abd al-Mehdi Rustamdari (stamp f.513v)
Sayyed Bahar b. Hamid Hasani
Folios extant in ms.:
Columns x Rows:
4 x 25
Page Size (h x w):
270 x 176 mm
Text Size (h x w):
192 x 114 mm
Indian Nasta'liq
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Num Other Colophons:
277r, 392v
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Ready to upload to website
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Illustrations in ms:
19 ( 19 Shahnama )
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f. 517v
Piran escapes from Gudarz up the mountainside (1596)
f. 518v
Kay Kavus airborne (1596)
f. 519v
Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse (1596)
f. 520v
Kayumars enthroned (1596)
f. 521v
Siyavush marries Farangis (1596)
f. 522v
Kay Khusrau kills Shida (1596)
f. 523v
The King of Yemen receives Faridun's sons (1596)
f. 524v
Firdausi and the poets of Ghazna (1596)
f. 525v
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1596)
f. 526v
Kay Khusrau sends his answer to Afrasiyab (1596)
f. 527v
Rustam's sixth labour: he kills Arzhang (1596)
f. 528v
The execution of Afrasiyab (1596)
f. 529v
Rustam fights Mihtar, kotwal of Kuh-i Sipand (1596)
f. 530v
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso (1596)
f. 531v
Farud kills Zarasp (1596)
f. 532v
Rustam fights a sea monster (1596)
f. 533v
Rustam mortally wounds Suhrab (1596)
f. 534v
Human attacks Rustam to allow Afrasiyab to escape (1596)
f. 535v
The wives of Faridun's sons arrive in town (1596)