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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 95 1786 4 146 623 234 88 473 218
open Iraq 1 1 0
open Ireland 2 29 632 110 62 143 151 106 58 2
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
close USA 41 409 3558 335 300 783 1010 266 700 33 128
close Ann Arbor, Special Collections Library open 1 19 19
close Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Museum of Art open 2 37 36 1
close Baltimore, The Walters Art Museum open 6 228 6 39 144 39
close Bloomington, The Lilly Library of Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana University open 2 24 2 22
close Boston, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum open 2 3 3
close Boston, Museum of Fine Arts open 30 82 12 34 16 16 3 1
close Bridgeport, Olsen Foundation open 2 5 2 3
close Buffalo, NY, Albright-Knox Gallery open 1 0
close Cambridge, Harvard University Art Museums open 76 111 25 13 53 15 2 1
close Cambridge, Houghton Library of the Harvard College Library open 4 41 1 3 1 36
Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago open 0 0
close Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Art Museum open 1 4 4
close Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Art open 9 11 5 2 4
close Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts open 1 2 2
Evanston, Deering Library open 0 0
Honolulu, Honolulu Academy of the Arts open 0 0
close Houston, Texas, Art and History Trust open 2 0
close Kansas, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art open 2 5 5
close Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art open 26 35 5 10 18 2
close Minneapolis, Institute of Arts open 1 0
Minneapolis, Minneapolis Institute of Art open 0 0
close New Haven, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library open 13 50 24 25 1
New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery open 0 0
close New York, Brooklyn Museum of Art open 15 29 6 5 9 6 3
close New York , Metropolitan Museum of Art open 34 675 119 23 178 333 16 6
close New York, The Morgan Library and Museum open 2 75 5 70
New York, New York Alex Gallery open 0 0
close New York, Public Library open 12 598 161 125 277 33 2
Oregon, Portland Art Museum open 0 0
close Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia open 11 657 63 185 13 49 273 74
close Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art open 3 4 3 1
close Princeton, University Library (Firestone) open 5 287 90 197
open Islamic MSS, Third Series no. 310 open 51 51
open Ms. 56 G open 39 39
close   Ms. 57 G open 37 37
004v Kayumars sends his grandson, Hushang, to fight the Divs open              
008r Jamshid cut in half before Zahhak open              
019r Salm and Tur murder Iraj open              
041v The birth of Rustam open              
043r Rustam kills Zal's white elephant open              
052r Rustam catches Rakhsh open              
059v Rustam's third labour: he kills a dragon open              
062r Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div open              
085r Rustam mourns Suhrab open              
093r The fire ordeal of Siyavush open              
111v Siyavush taken prisoner brought to Afrasiyab open              
113r Guruy executes Siyavush open              
163r Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse open              
172r Rustam captures Khaqan of Chin open              
180v The div Akwan flings Rustam sleeping on the rock into the sea open              
193v Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit open              
195v Afrasiyab is defeated in battle with the Iranians open              
225r Barzu fights Rustam open              
230r Barzu fights Rustam for the second time open              
233v Barzu fights Rustam for the third time open              
244v Bizhan kills Human open              
272v Afrasiyab executed open              
306v Isfandiyar's fifth labour: he kills the Simurgh open              
307v Isfandiyar's third labour: he fights the dragon open              
319r Isfandiyar's second labour: he fights the lions open              
321r Bahram Gur kills a dragon open              
330r Bahram Gur kills a wolf in Hindustan open              
353v The King of Rum before Shapur open              
360v A sea monster kills Yazdagird open              
386r Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow open              
391r Rustam kills Shaghad before dying open              
403v Iskandar attends dying Dara open              
414r Qaydafa shows Iskandar his portrait open              
419v Iskandar and the sage Khizr seek the fountain of Life open              
420v Khizr and Ilyas at the fountain of Life, Iskandar watching open              
441r Anushirvan enthroned open              
open Ms. 58 G open 120 120
open Ms. 59 G open 40 40
close Providence, Brown University Library open 15 22 6 16
close Richmond, Virginia, Museum of Fine Arts open 1 2 2
close San Diego, San Diego Museum of Art open 22 63 33 7 16 2 2 3
close San Francisco, Asian Art Museum open 14 2 2
Seattle, Seattle Art Museum open 0 0
close Washington DC, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery open 59 288 34 62 167 9 2 13
close Washington, D.C., Freer Gallery of Art open 31 195 109 6 7 44 22 7
close Worcester, Worcester Art Museum open 4 4 1 3
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 40 244 124 9 23 78 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0