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Accession Number:
2005.1.20-22 (Ir.M. 2/0-2B )
Title of Work:
Shahnama (Freer Small)
Gregorian Date:
1300 (circa)
Origin:
Baghdad
Ownership:
Sadruddin Aga Khan collection.
Folios extant in ms.:
3
Columns x Rows:
6 x 31
Page Size (h x w):
304 x 217 mm
Text Size (h x w):
244 x 175 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Sample Page Folio:
1v
Ms Type:
Detached manuscript folios
Ms Status:
Excerpts
Completion Status:
Search not completed
Illuminations in ms:
0
Illustrations in ms:
3 ( 3 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2009-11-20 18:25
 
Public Notes
Three leaves from the "Freer Small" Shahnama.

The order of the accession numbering is preserved here, rather than the order in which the pictures appear in the text. See also under Dispersed mss.

Project Notes
Still to finalise running/reconstructed fol. nos.
 
References
Dating Ref:
Simpson, M.S. The illustration of an epic: The earliest Shahnama Manuscripts. Garland Publishing, Inc.. New York. USA.
Origin Ref:
Simpson, M.S. The Illustration of an Epic: The earliest Shahnama manuscripts. New York. USA.
 
 
Illustration in archive - 3     (back to top)
f. 001v
Bahram Gur hunts lions (1300)
f. 002r
Mihrak's daughter converses with Shapur (1300)
f. 003r
Kay Khusrau receives Rustam and Zal (1300)