Keywords: Nushirvan

12 objects
S1986.224

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); verso: Nushirvan interviews the intruder to his harem; recto: text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: four columns, fifteen lines; verso: right-hand half of a double-page painting separated from the facing folio (S1986.225), Nushirwan interviews the intruder to his harem; one of a group of six folios. Border: The …

S1986.165

Folio from a Makhzan al-asrar (Treasury of secrets) by Nizami (d. 1209); recto: Nushirwan listens to the owls; verso: The third article on incidents of the world and day and night reversal

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Makhzan al-asrar (Treasury of secrets) from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, heading in red; recto: illustration and text: Nushirwan listens to the owls; verso: text: The third article on the incidents of the world, and day and night reversal, four columns, twenty-four …

S1986.148

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Nushirwan’s dream; reverse: text from another part of the manuscript unrelated to the recto: Sohrab seized Rustam’s belt and dragged him from the saddle

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S1986.148

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, Nushirvan’s dream; reverse: text from another part of the manuscript unrelated to the recto, Sohrab seized Rustam’s belt and dragged him from the saddle; four columns; twenty-five lines; one of a …

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 …