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"The Fire Ordeal of Siyavush", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: 1482
Geography: Iran, probably Shiraz
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 7 15/16in. (31 x 20.2cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1945
Accession Number: 45.150

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