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Ms. Cl. III. 48
15th century (third quarter)
Previously II, III, 2. Ex. Fond A. Magliabechi (1714).
Folios extant in ms.:
Columns x Rows:
4 x 24
Page Size (h x w):
340 x 220 mm
Text Size (h x w):
255 x 165 mm
Sample Page Folio:
Num Other Colophons:
Defective at beginning
MS not yet examined
Illuminations in ms:
Illustrations in ms:
9 ( 9 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
16 (16 with image)
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The illustrated manuscripts of Firdausi's Shahnama commissioned by princes of the house of Timur.
Ars Orientalis) 22 (1993) pp. 43-68
Catalogo dei manoscritti persiani conservati nell Biblioteche d'Italia.
A descriptive catalogue of the Persian paintings in the Bodleian Library.
pp. 171 Clarendon Press. Oxford. UK.
Gabrieli, G. & F.
I manoscritti persiani del poema di Firdusi in Italia.
Accademie e Biblioteche d'Italia) 9 (1935) pp. 261-73 Biblioteca d'Arte Editrice. Rome. Italy.
Illustration in archive - 16 (
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The birth of Rustam
Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion
Guruy executes Siyavush
Isfandiyar's fifth labour: he kills the Simurgh
Rustam kills Shaghad before dying
Bahram Gur kills the dragon that had killed a youth
Bahram Gur hunts lions
Anushirvan's sixth majlis for Buzurjmihr and the mobads
The war between Gav and Talhand