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Colophon
© The Gulistan Palace Museum, Tehran.
Details
Accession Number:
Ms 2245
Hijri Date:
929 Jumada I 5
Gregorian Date:
1523 April 1
Origin:
Tabriz
Patron:
Safavid
Calligrapher:
'Abd-Allah al-Ghani Muhammad Mahmud ibn Muhammad Nizam al-Khairi
Folios extant in ms.:
592
Columns x Rows:
4 x 25
Page Size (h x w):
320 x 200 mm
Text Size (h x w):
210 x 137 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Colophon Folio:
p.1182
Sample Page Folio:
p. 503
Ms Type:
Codex
Ms Status:
Complete
Completion Status:
Ready to upload to website
Illustrations in ms:
108 ( 107 Shahnama 1 other [ preface ] )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2003-10-05 00:00:00
 
Public Notes
See the description by S.A. Sharifzadeh, Namvarnama, Tehran, 1370 sh./1991, pp. 33-51
 
References
General Ref:
Sims, E. The illustrated manuscripts of Firdausi's Shahnama commissioned by princes of the house of Timur. (in Ars Orientalis) 22 (1993) pp. 43-68
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Illustration Ref:
Sharifzadeh, S.A. Namvar nameh. (1370 sh.) Ministry of Culture and Higher Education. Tehran. Iran.
 
 
Illustration in archive - 108     (back to top)
p.1182
colophon
p. 503
sample page
f. 0004
Firdausi and the poets of Ghazna (1523)
f. 0013
Hushang enthroned (1523)
f. 0014
Tahmuras enthroned (1523)
f. 0015
Jamshid enthroned (1523)
f. 0018
Zahhak murders his father Mirdas (1523)
f. 0019
Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders (1523)
f. 0030
Faridun defeats Zahhak (1523)
f. 0032
Faridun enthroned (1523)
f. 0044
The murder of Iraj (1523)
f. 0054
Manuchihr kills Salm (1523)
f. 0057
Manuchihr enthroned (1523)
f. 0061
Sam asks the Simurgh to return Zal (1523)
f. 0071
Rudaba and Zal together (1523)
f. 0080
Mihrab hears of Zal (1523)
f. 0089
Zal displays his skills before Manuchihr (1523)
f. 0093
The birth of Rustam (1523)
f. 0096
Rustam kills Zal's white elephant (1523)
f. 0101
Nauzar enthroned (1523)
f. 0105
Barman fights Qubad (1523)
f. 0110
Zal kills Khazarvan in combat (1523)
f. 0113
Afrasiyab kills his brother Aghriras (1523)
f. 0114
Zav makes peace with the Turks and fixes the borders (1523)
f. 0117
Rustam catches Rakhsh (1523)
f. 0123
Kay Kavus enthroned (1523)
f. 0130
Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion (1523)
f. 0132
Rustam's third labour: he kills a dragon (1523)
f. 0133
Rustam's fourth labour: he kills the witch (1523)
f. 0134
Rustam's fourth labour: he kills the witch (1523)
f. 0151
A div tempts Kay Kavus (1523)
f. 0180
Suhrab overthrows Rustam in their second combat (1523)
f. 0182
Suhrab overthrows Rustam in their second combat (1523)
f. 0247
Rustam kills Pilsam (1523)
f. 0250
Sudaba complains again to Kay Kavus (1523)
f. 0255
Siyavush defeats Garsivaz (1523)
f. 0270
Kay Khusrau enthroned (1523)
f. 0329
Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse (1523)
f. 0333
Rustam captures and kills Kamus (1523)
f. 0336
Rustam overturns Chingish by seizing the tail of his horse (1523)
f. 0350
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso (1523)
f. 0364
Rustam remounts while Puladvand escapes (1523)
f. 0370
Rustam kills Akvan Div (1523)
f. 0374
Bizhan slaughters the wild boar (1523)
f. 0394
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1523)
f. 0416
Bizhan and Human wrestle for a second time (1523)
f. 0459
Kay Khusrau throws Shida to the ground (1523)
f. 0494
The execution of Afrasiyab (1523)
f. 0512
Luhrasp enthroned (1523)
f. 0521
Gushtasp kills a wolf in Rum (1523)
f. 0525
Gushtasp kills a dragon in Rum (1523)
f. 0533
Gushtasp enthroned (1523)
f. 0565
Isfandiyar's first labour: he fights the wolves (1523)
f. 0567
Isfandiyar's second labour: he fights the lions (1523)
f. 0569
Isfandiyar's third labour: he fights the dragon (1523)
f. 0571
Isfandiyar's fourth labour: he kills the sorceress (1523)
f. 0573
Isfandiyar's fifth labour: he kills the Simurgh (1523)
f. 0583
Isfandiyar throws Kuhram from his saddle (1523)
f. 0593
Rustam kicks aside the rock pushed by Bahman (1523)
f. 0618
Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow (1523)
f. 0629
Rustam kills Shaghad before dying (1523)
f. 0632
The coronation of Bahman (1523)
f. 0636
Humay puts her son in a box in the river (1523)
f. 0644
The accession of Darab (1523)
f. 0647
The enthronement of Dara, son of Darab (1523)
f. 0658
Iskandar enthroned (1523)
f. 0676
Iskandar visits Qaydafa disguised as a messenger (1523)
f. 0688
Iskandar and the sage Khizr seek the Fountain of Life (1523)
f. 0689
Khizr at the Fountain of Life (1523)
f. 0692
Iskandar and the talking tree (1523)
f. 0716
Ardashir pours molten lead down the worm's throat (1523)
f. 0718
Ardashir Babakan enthroned (1523)
f. 0732
Shapur son of Ardashir enthroned (1523)
f. 0735
Urmuzd enthroned (1523)
f. 0737
Bahram enthroned (1523)
f. 0739
Bahram son of Bahram enthroned (1523)
f. 0740
Bahram III, son of Bahramiyan enthroned (1523)
f. 0741
Narsi enthroned (1523)
f. 0742
Urmuzd son of Narsi enthroned (1523)
f. 0744
Shapur Dhu'l Aktaf enthroned (1523)
f. 0747
The Iranians recognize Shapur and rally round him (1523)
f. 0756
Yazdagird the Sinner enthroned (1523)
f. 0761
Bahram Gur hunts in the company of Azada (1523)
f. 0771
Bahram Gur fights two lions to win the throne (1523)
f. 0772
Bahram Gur enthroned after killing the lions (1523)
f. 0778
Bahram Gur hunts lions (1523)
f. 0887
Bahram Gur with Barzin's daughters (1523)
f. 0889
Bahram Gur skewers a doe and buck while hunting (1523)
f. 0902
Bahram Gur helps the landlord's cow to produce milk again (1523)
f. 0916
Bahram Gur kills a dragon in India (1523)
f. 0926
Yazdagird II son of Bahram Gur enthroned (1523)
f. 0934
Qubad son of Piruz enthroned (1523)
f. 0937
Qubad arrested and replaced by Jamasp (1523)
f. 0943
Anushirvan receives the delegation from Gilan (1523)
f. 0981
Anushirvan receives the Khaqan's daughter (1523)
f. 0991
Buzurjmihr arranges chess pieces before Anushirvan (1523)
f. 1016
Hurmuzd enthroned (1523)
f. 1054
Khusrau Parviz enthroned (1523)
f. 1073
Bahram Chubina enthroned (1523)
f. 1088
Khusrau Parviz with Maryam (1523)
f. 1094
The war between the generals of Khusrau Parviz and Bahram Chubina (1523)
f. 1107
Bahram Chubina kills the monkey-lion (1523)
f. 1128
Shirin greets Khusrau Parviz returning from the hunt (1523)
f. 1143
Shiruy (Qubad) enthroned (1523)
f. 1157
Ardashir enthroned (1523)
f. 1159
Ardashir Nikukar enthroned (1523)
f. 1160
Shapur son of Shapur enthroned (1523)
f. 1162
Bahram son of Shapur enthroned (1523)
f. 1164
Yazdagird III enthroned (1523)
f. 1170
Sa'd-i Vaqqas kills Rustam (1523)