Keywords: donkey

29 objects
F1980.115

Traveling by Donkey

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Five officials are portrayed riding on donkeys through the hills.

F1963.10

Individual serving dish with flat foliate rim

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Buff clay. Trimmed foot rim. Incised decoration of donkey and rider in center, flowers and grasses in cavetto; combing on flat rim; hand-cut foliation on edge of rim. Copper-tinted green ash glaze of uneven flow; foot unglazed; three round spur marks inside foot rim.

F1946.12.38

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); verso: The simple peasant entreats the salesman not to sell his wonderful donkey; recto: text

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Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text, illuminated headings in blue and red, gold column dividers, triangular verse illuminations; four columns, twenty-one lines of text; verso: The simple peasant entreats the salesman not to sell his wonderful donkey; …

F1935.24

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: text:; verso: illustration and text: Bahram Gur finds Jamshid’s treasure

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskh script, titles in gold naskh outlined in black; recto: text, Bahram Gur reaches the miller’s daughter, six columns, 31 lines; verso: illustration and text, Bahram Gur finds Jamshid’s treasure, six columns, 15 lines; one of a …