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"Rustam Seizes Afrasiyab by the Girdle and Lifts him from the Saddle", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1430–40
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Main support: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold on paper Margins: Ink and gold on dyed paper
Dimensions: 7.5 in. high 7.62 in. wide (19.1 cm high 19.4 cm wide)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number: 20.120.238

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