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"Alexander Executes Janusiyar and Mahiyar, the Slayers of Darius", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 887/A.D. 1482
Geography: Iran, Shiraz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 8 3/4 x 5 3/8in. (22.2 x 13.6cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Samuel D. Lee Fund, 1940
Accession Number: 40.38.1

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