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"Kai Khusrau Crosses the Sea", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi

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

Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date: ca. 1610
Geography: India, Deccan, Bijapur
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Page: 8 x 4 7/8 in. (20.3 x 12.4 cm) Painting: 5 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (13.6 x 7 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Gift of Wendy Findlay, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.476.3

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