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open Armenia 1 1 56 56
open Australia 2 2 2 2
open Austria 1 3 85 85
open Belgium 1 1 0
open Canada 3 35 62 9 28 16 5 2 2
open Denmark 2 37 73 6 16 31 14 2 4
open Egypt 1 7 239 71 72 49 14 11 22
open France 9 61 1035 10 202 288 290 86 111 48
open Georgia 2 12 74 1 16 44 13
open Germany 9 46 1227 41 183 330 425 88 101 59
open Greece 1 3 3 2 1
open Hungary 4 6 58 20 2 36
open India 38 109 3000 74 381 369 774 83 1028 17 274
open Iran 19 91 1784 4 149 623 234 88 473 213
open Iraq 1 1 0
close Ireland 2 29 632 110 62 143 151 106 58 2
close Dublin, The Chester Beatty Library open 26 435 110 62 143 114 3 1 2
open In 11A.34 open 1 1
open In 17 open 37 37
open In 23 open 0
open In 36 open 42 42
open In 47.10 open 1 1
open In 64 open 3 3
open Per 104 open 84 84
open Per 110 open 14 14
open Per 111 open 7 7
open Per 114 open 5 5
open Per 118 open 1 1
open Per 157 open 31 31
open Per 158 open 30 30
open Per 214_1995:3 open 1 1
open Per 214_vol.1 open 30 30
close   Per 214_vol.2 open 34 34
017r Kay Ka'us tries to ascend to heaven on a throne borne by eagles open              
019v The eleventh combat: Gudarz kills Piran open              
028r Siyavush, hunting, cuts an onager in two with one stroke of his sword open              
041r Rustam lassoes Khaqan of Chin open              
052r Rustam slays Ashkabus open              
060v Rustam having unhorsed Shangal allows him to escape open              
070r Bahram Gur decapitates a lion open              
079r Rustam reaches for Changish and throws him on the ground open              
089v Bahram Gur's mount tramples Azada open              
101v Isfandiyar dragging Gurgsar with his lasso open              
112r Rustam kicks the rock while roasting his dinner open              
122r Rustam sleeping while Rakhsh kills a lion open              
139r Isfandiyar slays simurgh open              
149r execution of Afrasiyab and Garsivaz before Kai Khusrau open              
158v The dragon devouring an ox full of poison open              
1655 fire-ordeal of Siyavush open              
171v Faridun striking at Zuhhak with his sword open              
181v Isfandiyar is chained on an elephant taken away to captivity open              
196r Rustam lifts Afrasiyab from his horse in front of the Iranian and Turanian armies open              
207v Rustam shooting Shaghad from the pit open              
225v defeat of the Iranian army of Fariburz by Piran open              
240r Gushtasp slay the dragon in the land of Rum open              
254r the imposter Mazdak is transfixed by archers as he hangs head down on a gibbet open              
271v Rustam slays isfandiyar with his magic arrow open              
287r Captive Qaisar is mutilated before Shapur II open              
302v Rustam catches Rakhsh open              
323r Kai Khusrau enthroned with Tus, Gudarz, Rustam and Giv open              
337v Bizhan beheads Human open              
360v Khusrau Parviz and Bahram Chubineh fighting on horseback open              
374v Khusrau Parviz and Bahram Chubineh attacking each other with mace open              
388v Arjasp and Isfandiyar fighting each other with daggers open              
404v Rustam and Isfandiyar wrestling on horseback open              
433v Sikandar kills Porus with a single sword-stroke open              
443v Rustam, disguised as a merchant, offers a cup of jewels to Piran open              
open Per 230 open 0
open Per 256 open 5 5
open Per 270 open 22 22
open Per 271 open 9 9
open Per 277 open 16 14 2
open Per 292.3 open 1 1
open Per 295 open 59 59
open Per 296.8 open 0
open Per 300.2 open 1 1
open Per 300.3 open 1 1
close Dublin, Trinity College Library open 3 197 37 103 57
open Israel 1 15 52 6 17 3 25 1
open Italy 9 12 336 1 17 91 176 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 19 45 235 4 15 65 147 1 3
open Poland 5 5 30 29 1
open Portugal 1 1 0
open Qatar 1 16 168 6 10 18 134
open Romania 1 1 1 1
open Russia 5 33 1147 53 149 201 451 162 131
open Singapore 1 2 2 2
open Spain 1 1 80 80
open Sweden 1 2 31 31
open Switzerland 6 132 635 45 151 199 98 23 116 1 2
open Tajikistan 2 4 39 32 7
open Turkey 6 77 1218 140 546 453 79
open UK 26 308 4308 35 749 1172 1009 483 643 12 201
open USA 41 409 3600 335 300 783 1048 266 700 33 132
open Uzbekistan 1 13 253 129 109 3 3 9
open destroyed 2 2 1 1
open dispersed mss 1 15 512 412 43 50 7
open private collections 12 40 257 124 9 23 91 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0