Keywords: Elias

3 objects
S1986.256

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Iskandar encounters the Angel Israfel; verso: text: Iskandar crosses the Land of Darkness, removes the ruby; Iskandar constructs a wall to defeat Yajuj and Majuj (Gog and Magog)

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S1986.256

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, Iskandar encounters the Angel Israfel; verso: text, Iskandar crosses the Land of Darkness, removes the ruby; Iskandar constructs a wall to defeat Yajuj and Majuj (Gog and Magog), four columns, twenty-five …

F1908.282

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Khizr and Ilyas (Elias) at the fountain of life; verso: text

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Folio from the Iskandarnama in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Khizr and Elias at the fountain of life; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines;from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of …