Otto Burchard & Co., Inc. (C. Edward Wells), to 1930 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Otto Burchard & Co., Inc. in 1930 
 Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Otto Burchard & Co., Inc.
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, heading in gold naskh; recto: text, Dying Dara told Sekandar to ask for his daughter's hand in marriage, 6 columns, 31 lines; verso: text, 6 columns, 23 lines; one of a group of 16 folios.
Border: The text is set in gold and black rulings on cream-colored paper.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum