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open Armenia 1 1 62 62
open Australia 2 2 2 2
open Austria 1 3 85 85
open Belgium 1 1 0
open Canada 4 37 63 9 27 17 6 2 2
open Denmark 2 38 75 6 16 31 16 2 4
open Egypt 1 7 238 70 72 49 14 11 21 1
open France 9 62 1010 10 192 280 285 86 109 48
open Georgia 2 12 73 1 15 44 13
open Germany 10 49 1238 41 182 341 426 88 101 59
open Greece 1 3 3 2 1
open Hungary 4 6 58 20 2 36
open India 37 109 2962 75 381 368 737 83 1028 17 273
close Iran 19 100 2234 4 145 743 347 106 655 234
close Hamedan, The Museum of Avicenna Mausoleum open 1 0
close Isfahan, Central Library, University of Isfahan open 1 30 30
close Mashhad, Astan Quds Razavi open 1 58 58
close Qum, Astana Muqaddasa open 1 0
close Qum, Markaz-i Ihya-yi Miras-i Islami open 2 16 15 1
close Tehran, Anthropology Encyclopedia Center open 1 2 1 1
close Tehran, Central Library, University of Tehran open 4 61 1 60
close Tehran, Gulistan Museum open 11 510 50 112 138 171 39
close Tehran, Hunarha-yi Ta'ziini open 2 50 4 46
close Tehran, Majlis Library (Parliament of IRI) open 5 202 21 95 23 58 5
close Tehran, Malik National Library & Museum open 4 71 36 29 6
open 700-715 open 15 15
close   Ms 5986 open 29 29
001 Shamsa open              
002 Shamsa open              
003 Illuminated unvan open              
015 A group of kings open              
016 A group of kings open              
017 A group of kings open              
018 A group of kings open              
019 A group of kings open              
020 A group of kings open              
025 The ship of faith open              
109 Barman kills Qubad open              
120 Rustam catches Rakhsh open              
147 The King of Mazandaran changes himself into a rock open              
162 Rustam kills Alkus in combat open              
186 Rustam mortally wounds Suhrab open              
220 Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab open              
236 Siyavush taken prisoner before Afrasiyab open              
247 Zavara executes Surkha to avenge Siyavush open              
341 Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso open              
406 Guraza binds Siyamak onto his horse and leads him away open              
425 Kay Khusrau kills Shida open              
550 Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow open              
560 Rustam kills Shaghad before dying open              
565 The execution of Faramarz open              
605 Iskandar encounters Israfil open              
659 Bahram Gur hunts in the company of Azada open              
668 Bahram Gur wins the crown by killing two lions open              
682 Bahram Gur and Mahyar listen to Arzu's harp playing open              
691 Bahram Gur kills the dragon that had killed a youth open              
open Ms 6031 open 13 7 6
open No. 700-715 open 14 14
close Tehran, Melli Library (National Library of Iran) open 12 545 183 51 18 277 16
close Tehran, Museum of Contemporary Arts open 1 125 120 5
close Tehran, National Museum of Iran (Iran Bastan) open 10 100 38 62
close Tehran, Riza Abbasi Museum open 39 274 4 22 52 36 122 38
close Tehran, Sa'ad Abad open 1 21 21
close Tehran, Sepahsalar Library (Shahid Motahhari Library) open 2 147 49 98
close Tus, Tus Museum open 2 22 1 21
open Iraq 1 1 0
open Ireland 2 29 631 108 62 144 151 106 58 2
open Israel 2 15 52 6 17 3 25 1
open Italy 9 12 335 1 17 90 176 51
open Kuwait 2 18 58 9 36 1 1 2 9
open Malaysia 2 4 18 2 15 1
open Netherlands 1 1 20 20
open Pakistan 17 45 235 4 15 65 147 1 3
open Poland 5 5 30 29 1
open Portugal 1 1 0
open Qatar 1 16 167 6 10 18 133
open Romania 1 1 1 1
open Russia 5 33 1148 53 149 202 450 162 131 1
open Singapore 1 2 2 2
open Spain 1 1 80 80
open Sweden 1 2 31 31
open Switzerland 6 129 629 45 150 195 97 23 116 1 2
open Tajikistan 2 4 39 32 7
open Turkey 6 81 1285 140 595 468 79 3
open UK 27 334 4375 36 750 1192 1026 423 746 12 186
open USA 44 415 3518 301 284 742 1005 268 728 33 155
open Uzbekistan 1 13 253 129 109 3 3 9
open destroyed 2 2 1 1
open dispersed mss 1 10 512 406 48 51 7
open private collections 14 43 244 123 9 22 80 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0