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Details
Accession Number:
H. 1496
Hijri Date:
868 Dhu'l-Hijja 6
Gregorian Date:
1464 August 18
Origin:
Shiraz
Ownership:
Presented as vaqf by Shah Abbas to Shrine of Safi al-Din in 1017 AH. (ff. 1r, 3r); Various seals of Abbas (f. 63r etc.).
Patron:
Qara Qoyunlu
Calligrapher:
Muhammad b. Muhammad b. Muhammad `Ali al-Baqqal
Folios extant in ms.:
684
Columns x Rows:
4 x 21
Page Size (h x w):
340 x 239 mm
Text Size (h x w):
223 x 164 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Colophon Folio:
684r
Sample Page Folio:
11v
Ms Type:
Codex
Ms Status:
Complete
Completion Status:
No illustrations at the moment
Illuminations in ms:
3
Illustrations in ms:
30 ( 2 frontispiece(s) 28 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2008-12-03 00:00:00
 
 
References
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.
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. 001v
Frontispiece (verso side) (1464)
f. 002r
Frontispiece (recto side) (1464)
f. 012v
Kayumars enthroned (1464)
f. 015r
Jamshid teaches the crafts (1464)
f. 022r
Faridun with Jamshid's daughters (1464)
f. 030v
The murder of Iraj (1464)
f. 060r
The birth of Rustam (1464)
f. 062r
Rustam kills Zal's white elephant (1464)
f. 083r
Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion (1464)
f. 087r
Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div (1464)
f. 090v
The King of Mazandaran changes himself into a rock (1464)
f. 098r
Kay Kavus airborne (1464)
f. 103r
Tahmina visits Rustam's chamber (1464)
f. 116r
Rustam mortally wounds Suhrab (1464)
f. 126v
The fire ordeal of Siyavush (1464)
f. 138r
Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab (1464)
f. 169r
Kay Khusrau crosses the Oxus with Farangis and Giv (1464)
f. 212r
Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse (1464)
f. 223v
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso (1464)
f. 232v
Puladvand lifts Giv and Tus from their saddles (1464)
f. 255r
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1464)
f. 283v
Gurgin leads away Andariman's horse (1464)
f. 331v
The coronation of Luhrasp (1464)
f. 409r
Rustam kills Shaghad before dying (1464)
f. 433r
Iskandar visits the Ka'ba (1464)
f. 444r
Iskandar builds a wall against Gog and Magog (1464)
f. 459r
Ardashir Babakan enthroned (1464)
f. 482r
Bahram Gur's mount tramples Azada (1464)
f. 494r
A drunken shoemaker rides on Bahram Gur's escaped lion (1464)
f. 648r
Khusrau and Shirin (1464)