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This record is incomplete and has not been verified by the project. It is a work in progress. Use this information with caution.
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Accession Number:
H. 1499
Gregorian Date:
1520 (circa)
Folios extant in ms.:
575
Columns x Rows:
4 x 25
Page Size (h x w):
348 x 240 mm
Text Size (h x w):
222 x 135 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Sample Page Folio:
11v
Ms Type:
Codex
Glossary:
yes
Ms Status:
Complete
Completion Status:
Search not completed
Illuminations in ms:
6
Illustrations in ms:
57 ( 2 frontispiece(s) 55 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2011-08-26 07:13
 
Project Notes
This ms. has a 'dictionary' on ff. 551v-575v. See image provided by Zeren Taninidi (barely legible).
 
References
General Ref:
Norgren, J. & Davis, E. Preliminary index of Shah-nameh illustrations. University of Michigan. Ann Arbor. USA.
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.
 
 
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f. 009v
(1520)
f. 010r
(1520)
f. 014r
Kayumars enthroned (1520)
f. 025v
The King of Yemen receives Faridun's sons (1520)
f. 036r
The birth of Zal (1520)
f. 047v
(1520)
f. 058r
Barman fights Qubad (1520)
f. 070v
Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion (1520)
f. 082r
Kay Kavus airborne (1520)
f. 095r
Rustam mourns Suhrab (1520)
f. 105r
Siyavush sends a message to Afrasiyab (1520)
f. 110v
Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab (1520)
f. 126v
Rustam kills Pilsam (1520)
f. 138r
Kay Khusrau enthroned (1520)
f. 149v
Bahram tries to dissuade Tus from fighting Farud (1520)
f. 159v
Piran meets Kamus (1520)
f. 165r
Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse (1520)
f. 177r
(1520)
f. 182v
Akvan Div flings Rustam into the sea (1520)
f. 192r
Rustam feasts with Giv (1520)
f. 196r
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1520)
f. 206v
Bizhan comes to fight Human (1520)
f. 219v
Piran escapes from Gudarz up the mountainside (1520)
f. 231v
Kay Khusrau fights Shida (1520)
f. 236v
Kay Khusrau gives a safe conduct to Afrasiyab's family (1520)
f. 246r
Kay Khusrau crosses Lake Zara (1520)
f. 257r
The coronation of Luhrasp (1520)
f. 264r
Gushtasp kills a wolf in Rum (1520)
f. 273v
Gushtasp enthroned (1520)
f. 280v
Isfandiyar's father summons him (1520)
f. 289v
Isfandiyar's second labour: he fights the lions (1520)
f. 296r
Isfandiyar kills Arjasp to rescue his sisters (1520)
f. 303r
Bahman delivers Isfandiyar's message to Rustam (1520)
f. 313v
Zavara and Faramarz kill Isfandiyar's sons Nush-Azar and Mihr-i Nush (1520)
f. 321r
Isfandiyar mourned (1520)
f. 326r
Rustam kills Shaghad before dying (1520)
f. 335v
(1520)
f. 339r
Iskandar executes Dara's murderers (1520)
f. 346r
Iskandar and the sage Khizr seek the Fountain of Life (1520)
f. 355v
Iskandar and the talking tree (1520)
f. 367v
Shapur executes Mani (1520)
f. 378v
Shapur besieges the city of the Arabian King Ta'ir (1520)
f. 387v
Bahram Gur's mount tramples Azada (1520)
f. 392v
Bahram Gur enthroned (1520)
f. 402v
Bahram Gur and Mahyar listen to Arzu's harp playing (1520)
f. 408v
Bahram Gur fights the Khaqan of Chin (1520)
f. 414v
Bahram Gur kills a wolf in India (1520)
f. 433r
Anushirvan sacks the fortress of Arayish-i Rum (1520)
f. 438r
(1520)
f. 454r
Buzurjmihr demonstrates how to play the game of chess (1520)
f. 469v
Anushirvan besieges the Rumis in Aleppo (1520)
f. 481v
Bahram Chubina sends Sava Shah's head to Hurmuzd (1520)
f. 495v
Bahram Chubina's night attack on the camp of Khusrau Parviz (1520)
f. 515r
Bahram Chubina kills the monkey-lion (1520)
f. 523v
(1520)
f. 537r
Khusrau Parviz answers his son's charges (1520)
f. 545r
Yazdagird fights the troops of Bizhan the Turk (1520)