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"Rustam Overpowers the King of Hamavaran", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Author:
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
late 15th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 10 3/8 in. (26.3 cm) W. 73/4 in. (19.7 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.160.2
Not on view
[ Léonce Rosenberg, Paris; until 1913; cat., 1913, no. 167?, to MMA]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Mohammedan Manuscripts." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, old series, vol. 9 (1914). p. 160.



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