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"Rustam's First Course: Rakhsh Kills a Lion", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1430–40
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 6.75 in. high 7.50 in. wide (17.1 cm high 19.1 cm wide)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number: 20.120.246

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