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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 2997 74 381 369 774 83 1025 17 274
open Iran 19 91 1784 4 149 623 234 88 473 213
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 26 302 4285 36 746 1175 987 482 643 12 200
close USA 40 409 3600 335 300 783 1048 266 700 33 132
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
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 34 713 119 23 178 371 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
open Lewis O. 166 open 71 71
open Lewis O. 50 open 65 63 2
close   Lewis O. 51 open 32 32
Binding open              
001r Seals of ownership or library marks open              
001v Double illuminated title page at start of Preface open              
007v Illuminated unvan open              
010r Kayumars enthroned open              
025r The murder of Iraj open              
033v Sam asks the Simurgh to return Zal open              
060v Rustam lifts Afrasiyab by the belt open              
090r Rustam discovers Suhrab's identity open              
098v The fire ordeal of Siyavush open              
117r Guruy executes Siyavush open              
130r Kay Khusrau crosses the Oxus with Farangis and Giv open              
154r The Iranians and Turanians fight a second time open              
165r Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse open              
182v Akvan Div flings Rustam into the sea open              
222r Scene from the Barzunama open              
244r The seventh combat: Hujir kills Sipahram with a blow of his sword open              
258r Kay Khusrau kills Shida open              
275v The execution of Afrasiyab open              
292r Gushtasp plays polo before Caesar open              
317r open              
356r open              
366v Rustam kills Shaghad before dying open              
395r The execution of Faramarz open              
437v Scene from the Bahmannama open              
447r Iskandar executes Dara's murderers open              
466r Iskandar dies in Babylon open              
open Lewis O. 52 open 46 46
open Lewis O. 53 open 36 36
open Lewis O. 54 open 11 11
open Lewis O. 55 open 30 30
open Lewis O. 56 open 20 18 2
open Lewis O. 57 open 66 1 65
open Lewis O. 58 open 191 117 74
open Lewis O. 59 open 89 89
close Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art open 3 4 3 1
close Princeton, University Library (Firestone) open 5 287 90 197
close Providence, Brown University Library open 15 26 6 20
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 13 252 128 109 3 3 9
open destroyed 2 2 1 1
open dispersed mss 1 15 514 413 43 50 8
open private collections 12 40 246 124 9 23 80 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0