Keywords: archery

44 objects
S1986.276

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: Bahram Gur hunts with Azada; verso: text, Bahram Gur’s letter to Manzar-i Arab, Response of Manzar-i Arab to Bahram Gur’s letter

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Haft paykar from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: Bahram Gur hunts with Azada; verso: text: Bahram Gur’s letter to Manzar-i Arab, Response of Manzar-i Arab to Bahram Gur’s letter, headings in red, four columns, twenty-five lines. Border: The text and …

S1986.114

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Bahram Gur slays a dragon in India, text: Bahram marries the daughter of Shangal, king of India; verso: text: Bahram Gur flees from India

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S1986.114

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text, Bahram Gur slays a dragon in India, text, Bahram marries the daughter of Shangal, king of India, 6 columns, 20 lines; verso: text, Bahram Gur flees from India, 6 columns, 30 …

S1986.56

Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi (d.1325)

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Manuscript; Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi; Persian in black nasta’liq script; 238 folios with a frontispiece (fols. 1verso, 2recto), 5 sarlawhs (fols. 2verso, 44verso, 99verso,134verso, 180verso), 13 paintings (30recto, 46verso, 54verso, 107recto, 120verso, 148recto, 152 recto, 160verso, 167recto, 172recto, 197recto, 202verso, 207recto), 1 dated colophon and inscriptions on folio 238recto; 2 seals (fols. 1recto, …