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© Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library, Patna
This record is incomplete and has not been verified by the project. It is a work in progress. Use this information with caution.
Details
Accession Number:
Cat. No. 1, H. L. 358
Hijri Date:
942 Ramadan 17
Gregorian Date:
1536 March 19
Origin:
Shiraz
Calligrapher:
Murshid al-katib Shirazi
Folios extant in ms.:
613
Columns x Rows:
4 x 25
Page Size (h x w):
405 x 256 mm
Text Size (h x w):
255 x 130 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Colophon Folio:
613r
Sample Page Folio:
030r
Num Other Colophons:
013r, 295r
Ms Type:
Codex
Ms Status:
Complete
Illuminations in ms:
0
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
bilha
Date last updated:
2014-04-20 14:24
 
Public Notes
Preface, ff. 2v - 13r.
Project Notes
Maybe 7 mins. missing.

Confirm important change to identity of calligrapher and other details of ms. Total no. of mins. in ms?!

Ms recorded in whole. No illustration is missing. The calligrapher is indeed Murshid al-Katib al-Shirazi. BM

 
References
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Origin Ref:
Schmitz, B. Manuscripts of Firdausi's Shahnama in Indian Museums, Libraries, and Private Collections.
 
 
Illustration in archive - 28     (back to top)
613r
colophon
030r
sample page
f. 001v
Illuminated title page (verso side) (1536)
f. 002r
Illuminated title page (recto side) (1536)
f. 006v
Firdausi and his book introduced to Sultan Mahmud (1536)
f. 013r
(1536)
f. 013v
Illuminated unvan (1536)
f. 015v
Kayumars enthroned (1536)
f. 036r
Manuchihr kills Tur in battle (1536)
f. 048v
(1536)
f. 081v
Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div (1536)
f. 105r
Rustam discovers Suhrab's identity (1536)
f. 114r
The fire ordeal of Siyavush (1536)
f. 153r
Kay Khusrau's army besieges Bahman's castle and fights the divs (1536)
f. 168r
(1536)
f. 206r
Rustam overthrows Puladvand (1536)
f. 226v
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1536)
f. 254r
Bizhan goes after Gustaham (1536)
f. 284r
The execution of Afrasiyab (1536)
f. 295r
(1536)
f. 295v
Luhrasp enthroned (1536)
f. 296r
Luhrasp enthroned (1536)
f. 342v
Rustam kicks aside the rock pushed by Bahman (1536)
f. 359v
Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow (1536)
f. 380v
Iskandar attends the dying Dara (1536)
f. 396r
Iskandar kills a dragon (1536)
f. 435r
Bahram Gur shows his prowess on the hunting grounds (1536)
f. 453r
Bahram Gur hunts lions (1536)
f. 468r
Bahram Gur entertains Shangul and the seven monarchs (1536)
f. 527v
Hurmuzd enthroned (1536)