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H. 1485
Istanbul, Topkapi Sarayi Muzesi Kutuphanesi (in index)
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Accession Number:
H. 1485
Hijri Date:
928 Rajab 30
Gregorian Date:
1522 July 5
Amir Jamal ad-din Muhammad Astarabadi
Muhammad b. Jamal al-Din al-Katib
Folios extant in ms.:
Columns x Rows:
4 x 24
Page Size (h x w):
345 x 205 mm
Text Size (h x w):
x 105 mm
Colophon Folio:
Ms Type:
Ms Status:
Defective at beginning
Completion Status:
MS not yet examined
Illustrations in ms:
43 ( 1 frontispiece(s) 42 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
Date last updated:
2003-01-07 00:00:00
General Ref:
Norgren, J. & Davis, E. Preliminary index of Shah-nameh illustrations. University of Michigan. Ann Arbor. USA.
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Origin Ref:
Uluc, L. Turkman governors, Shiraz artisans and Ottoman collectors. Sixteenth century Shiraz manuscripts. Turkiye Bankasi. 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. 001r
f. 010r
Kayumars enthroned (1522)
f. 019v
Faridun defeats Zahhak (1522)
f. 031r
Manuchihr and the Iranians attack the army of Tur (1522)
f. 050r
Zal displays his skills before Manuchihr (1522)
f. 060r
The third battle between Nauzar and Afrasiyab (1522)
f. 067r
The combat between Rustam and Afrasiyab (1522)
f. 076r
Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div (1522)
f. 085v
Kay Kavus falls back down to earth (1522)
f. 100v
Rustam mortally wounds Suhrab (1522)
f. 110r
The fire ordeal of Siyavush (1522)
f. 120v
Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab (1522)
f. 133v
Guruy executes Siyavush (1522)
f. 147v
Giv fights Piran (1522)
f. 154r
f. 163v
Farud shoots Bizhan's horse from under him (1522)
f. 190v
Rustam captures and kills Kamus (1522)
f. 199r
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso (1522)
f. 207r
Rustam overthrows Puladvand (1522)
f. 211r
f. 227v
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1522)
f. 252v
The eleventh combat: Gudarz fights Piran (1522)
f. 266v
Kay Khusrau throws Shida to the ground (1522)
f. 286v
The execution of Afrasiyab (1522)
f. 294r
Kay Khusrau gives up his throne to Luhrasp (1522)
f. 310v
Arjasp sends an envoy to Gushtasp (1522)
f. 321v
Arjasp flees from Gushtasp in combat (1522)
f. 336r
Isfandiyar kills Arjasp to rescue his sisters (1522)
f. 345r
Rustam kicks aside the rock pushed by Bahman (1522)
f. 362r
Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow (1522)
f. 369v
Rustam kills Shaghad before dying (1522)
f. 382r
Iskandar attends the dying Dara (1522)
f. 393r
Queen Qaydafa receives a portrait of Iskandar (1522)
f. 408v
Ardashir and Ardavan fight (1522)
f. 424v
Ta'ir beheaded before Shapur (1522)
f. 438v
Bahram Gur fights two lions to win the throne (1522)
f. 460r
Bahram Gur kills a monkey-lion before the throne of Shapur of India (CHECK) (1522)
f. 496r
f. 516r
Buzurjmihr advises Anushirvan (1522)
f. 557r
Bahram Chubina's night attack on the camp of Khusrau Parviz (1522)
f. 574r
Khusrau Parviz and Bahram Chubina fight a second time (1522)
f. 606v
Mihr Hurmuzd murders Khusrau Parviz (1522)
f. 621v
The miller assassinates Yazdagird (1522)