Keywords: Muhammad

17 objects
S1986.245

Folio from a Rawdat al-safa (Garden of felicity) by Mirkhwand (d. 1498); verso: illustration and text, Muhammad converses with Nestor; recto: text, On the events of the twenty-fifth years of Muhammad’s birth, his trip to Damascus and his marriage to Khadijeh Kobra

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Rawdat al-safa fi sirat al-anbiya’ wa-al-muluk wa-al-khulafa (Garden of purity on the lives of the prophets, kings, and caliphs) by Muhammad b. Khwandshah (known as Mirkhwand); text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; heading in gold; recto: text: On the events of the twenty-fifth years of Mohammad’s birth, …

S1986.244

Folio from a Rawdat al-safa by Mirkhwand (d. 1498); verso: The prophet watches Ali behead a foe; recto: illuminated text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Rawdat al-safa fi sirat al-anbiya wa ‘l-muluk wa ‘l-khulafa (Garden of Purity) by Muhammad b. Khwandshah (known as Mirkhwand); Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illuminated panel of text, one column, sixteen lines; verso: The prophet watches Ali behead a foe; one of a group of twenty. …

S1986.242

Folio from a Rawdat al-safa (Garden of felicity) by Mirkhwand (d. 1498); recto: text, Muhammad performed Hajj ceremonies and warned his disciples of his death; verso: illustration and text, Muhammad performed the rites of pilgrimage with his son in law

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of a Rawdat al-safa fi sirat al-anbiya’ wa-al -muluk wa-al-khulafa (Garden of purity on the lives of the prophets, kings, and caliphs) by Muhammad b. Khwandshah (known as Mirkhwand); text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Muhammad performed Hajj ceremonies and warned his disciples of his death, one …

F1957.16

First volume of a Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (died ca. 992-997)

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Manuscript; Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume I; Persian in black naskh script; headings in red; 193 folios and 3 end leaf with 1 unwan (folio 1verso), 30 paintings (1 recto, 14 verso, 37 verso, 42 verso, 47 verso, 54 verso, 62 verso, 68 verso, 75 verso, 79 verso, 83 verso, 90 verso, 107 …

F1947.19

Second volume of a Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (died ca. 992-997)

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Manuscript; Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume II; Persian in black naskhi script; headings in red; 205 folios with 8 paintings (fols. 18recto, 30verso, 53recto, 61verso, 84recto, 97recto, 158recto, 181verso); blank folios:1-12 and 188-205; seal; marginalia (fols. 168recto, 183recto); marginal corrections (fols. 97recto, 141recto, 161recto, 179recto); one of a group of 3: volume I, …

S1998.217

Folio from an unidentified text; verso, The prophet Muhammad on his way to conquer Mecca; recto, text, The prophet Muhammad proceeds to conquer the Holy Shrine of Mecca

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Detached folio from a dispersed manuscript; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: Muhammad proceeds to conquer the Holy Shrine of Mecca, four columns, twenty-three lines of text, stamp; verso: illustration and text: Muhammad on his way to conquer Mecca. Border: The text and the painting are set in gold, black, and brown rulings …

F2005.5

Folio from the Majma’ al-tawarikh (Compendium of history) by Hafiz Abru (d.1430); recto: The Birth of Muhammad; verso: text, Wet nurse Halima and her husband, Harith, taking care of infant Muhammad

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Majma’ al-tawarikh (Compendium of history) by Hafiz Abru; text: Persian in black and red nasta’liq script; recto: text and illustration: The Birth of the prophet Muhammad, 18 lines; verso: text: 33 lines. Border: The text and the painting are set in red and blue rulings on cream-colored paper.