Keywords: percussion instrument

36 objects
F1954.5

Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of Kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene

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Detached folio from a dispersed manuscript; Battle scene; recto: left-hand half of a double-page miniature separated from the facing folio (F1954.4); verso: blank; one of a group of 2 folios. Border: The painting is set in green, blue, and gold rulings on cream-colored paper.

F1946.12.52

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: A father advises his son about love; verso: text

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Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) second daftar from the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: A father advises his son about love; verso: text, illuminated heading in red, gold column dividers, four columns, twenty-one lines of text; one of a group of 304 folios. Border: …

F1946.12.30

Folio from the Silsilat al-dhahab (Chain of gold) in the Haft awrang (Seven thrones) by Jami (d. 1492); recto: a depraved man commits bestiality and is berated by Satan; verso: 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: A depraved man commits bestiality and is berated by Satan; verso: text, illuminated headings in blue and red, gold column dividers, four columns, twenty-one lines of text; one of a group of …

F1935.19

Folio from a Guy u Chawgan (The ball and the polo-mallet) by Arifi (d.1449); recto: text; verso: A polo game: the dervish and the shah on the polo field

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Bound folio within the manuscript: Guy u Chawgan (The ball and the polo-mallet); recto: text; verso: A polo game, the dervish and the shah on the polo field; folios: F1935.19 and F1935.20 are parts of the manuscript (F1935.18) which have been accessioned separately. Border: The painting is set in red and blue rulings on cream-colored …

F1908.275

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the turquoise-blue pavilion on Wednesday; verso: text

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Folio from the Haft paykar in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Bahram Gur in the turquoise-blue pavilion; verso: text: 4 columns, 19 lines; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in leather over paper pasteboards with doublures of cream-colored …

F1908.274

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); verso: illustration: Bahram Gur visits the princess in the red pavilion on Tuesday; recto: text

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1908.274

Folio from the Haft paykar in the Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: text: 4 columns, 13 lines; verso: illustration: Bahram Gur visits the princess in the red pavilion; from the manuscript F1908.199. Binding: The folio is bound with the rest of the manuscript in brown leather over paper pasteboards …