Keywords: sorcerer

1 objects
S1986.258

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Ruhham carries away the severed arm of the Turanian sorcerer; verso: 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: Ruhham carries away the severed arm of the Turanian sorcerer, inscription on the banner; verso: text, four columns, twenty-five lines; one of a group of twenty-five folios. Border: The painting is set in gold, …