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"Rustam's First Encounter with Afrasiyab", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

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

Artist: Attributed to Mu'in Musavvir (active ca. 1630–97)
Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: dated A.H. 1077/ A.D. 1666–67
Geography: Iran, Isfahan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Richard Ettinghausen, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.192.24

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