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"Zahhak Brought as a Prisoner before Faridun", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Author:
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
last quarter 15th century
Geography:
Iran, Shiraz
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
Dimensions:
5.25 in. high 5.75 in. wide (13.3 cm high 14.6 cm wide)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.192.23
Not on view
Richard Ettinghausen, Princeton, NJ (until 1975; gifted to MMA)
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