Keywords: Nushirvan

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F1930.49

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: The sealed casket of Nushirwan brought to Hurmuzd, Khusraw Parviz’s justice; verso: text, Saveh Shah attacks Hormuzd

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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: illustration and text: The sealed casket of Nushirwan brought to Hurmuzd, Khusraw Parviz’s justice, heading in red; verso: text: Saveh Shah attacks Hormuzd, heading in gold, 4 columns, 25 lines; one of a group …