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Ms. no. 577
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Accession Number:
Ms. no. 577
Hijri Date:
1026 Jumada II
Gregorian Date:
1617 (to nearest hijri year)
Folios extant in ms.:
Columns x Rows:
4 x 27
Page Size (h x w):
347 x 225 mm
Text Size (h x w):
240 x 131 mm
Colophon Folio:
Sample Page Folio:
Ms Type:
Ms Status:
Illuminations in ms:
Illustrations in ms:
37 ( 2 frontispiece(s) 32 Shahnama 3 Barzunama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
Date last updated:
2009-03-23 16:57
Public Notes
Catalogue no. 1101.
Project Notes
FA updated notes on BS list. Images acquired by Afsaneh, Feb. 2009, uploaded directly:

NB no details of folio numbers.

Need photo of the colophon, sample page, and details of ms. to be confirmed.

Break-lines in Mohl have been checked by MN.

Unwan, colophon, sample page, folio numbers, dimensions and data entered by BM. Further information to be added by BM.

Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Illustration in archive - 43     (back to top)
sample page
Binding (1617)
f. 0002v
Sulayman enthroned (frontispiece) (1617)
f. 0003r
Bilqis enthroned (frontispiece) (1617)
f. 0004v
Illuminated unvan (1617)
f. 0018v
f. 0027r
f. 0028v
Illuminated unvan (1617)
f. 0034v
Hushang kills the Black Div (1617)
f. 0051r
Faridun binds Zahhak (1617)
f. 0063r
The murder of Iraj (1617)
f. 0087r
Rudaba lets down her hair for Zal to climb up (1617)
f. 0111r
Rustam kills Zal's white elephant (1617)
f. 0133r
Rustam catches Rakhsh (1617)
f. 0151r
Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div (1617)
f. 0166v
Kay Kavus airborne (1617)
f. 0189r
Rustam discovers Suhrab's identity (1617)
f. 0201r
The fire ordeal of Siyavush (1617)
f. 0234v
Guruy executes Siyavush (1617)
f. 0263r
Kay Khusrau crosses the Oxus with Farangis and Giv (1617)
f. 0287r
Farud retreats to his fortress and is mortally wounded by Ruhham (1617)
f. 031r
Razmihr helps Qubad escape to the Haytaliyan (1617)
f. 0331r
Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse (1617)
f. 035r
Hurmuzd learns about the treachery of Bahram Chubina (1617)
f. 0364v
Akvan Div flings Rustam into the sea (1617)
f. 0388v
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1617)
f. 0417r
Scene from the Barzunama (1617)
f. 0438v
Barzu's mother prevents Rustam from killing Barzu (1617)
f. 0456v
Scene from the Barzunama (1617)
f. 0593r
Gushtasp kills a dragon in Rum (1617)
f. 0629r
Isfandiyar's third labour: he fights the dragon (1617)
f. 0678v
Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow (1617)
f. 0727r
Iskandar kills Fur (1617)
f. 0796v
Shapur captures the King of Rum (1617)
f. 0807r
Bahram Gur hunts in the company of Azada (1617)
f. 0818v
Bahram Gur fights two lions to win the throne (1617)
f. 0864v
Bahram Gur distributes tribute to the rich landowners (1617)
f. 0900v
Anushirvan falls sick and Nushzad rebels against him (1617)
f. 0955r
Buzurjmihr predicts the contents of the locked chest (1617)
f. 0977r
Sava Shah assembles his army for war against Hurmuzd (1617)
f. 1061r
Bahram Chubina kills the monkey-lion (1617)
f. 515r
The eleventh combat: Gudarz kills Piran (1617)