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© Topkapi Saray Palace Library
This record is incomplete and has not been verified by the project. It is a work in progress. Use this information with caution.
Details
Accession Number:
H. 1512
Gregorian Date:
16th century (or next)
Preface:
Abu Mansuri
Folios extant in ms.:
581
Columns x Rows:
4 x 21
Page Size (h x w):
480 x 320 mm
Text Size (h x w):
300 x 180 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Ms Type:
Codex
Ms Status:
Part 1
Completion Status:
MS not yet examined
Illustrations in ms:
26 ( 2 frontispiece(s) 24 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2014-02-11 05:04
 
Public Notes
The manuscript contains Book 1 of the Shahnama (ff. 10v-164r), followed by a Kay Khusrau-nama (ff. 164v-427r), a Bahman-nama (ff. 427v-541r) and an Iskandarnama. In other words, it is in the group of 'truncated mss' discussed by Karin Ruehrdanz.
Project Notes
some of the pictures are reproduced in Karahan et al. 1971, for whom see p. 24 for a brief description.
 
References
General Ref:
Karahan, A., Yazici, T. & Milani, A. Topkapi Sarayi Müzesindeki Sahname Yazmalarindan Seçme Minyatürier. 3 Türkiye is Bankasi A.S. Kültür Yayiniari. Istanbul. Switzerland.
Dating Ref:
Inal, G. Topkapi Sarayi Muzesindeki Sehname Yazmalarinin Minyaturleri Uzerindi Analitik Calisma. (March 1972) Istanbul. Turkey.
Folio Ref:
Inal, G. Topkapi Sarayi Muzesindeki Sehname Yazmalarinin Minyaturleri Uzerindi Analitik Calisma. (March 1972) Istanbul. Turkey.
Illustration Ref:
Inal, G. Topkapi Sarayi Muzesindeki Sehname Yazmalarinin Minyaturleri Uzerindi Analitik Calisma. (March 1972) Istanbul. Turkey.