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Plate with a hunting scene from the tale of Bahram Gur and Azadeh

Plate with a hunting scene from the tale of Bahram Gur and Azadeh

Date: ca. 5th century A.D.
Accession Number: 1994.402

24813
Helmet

Helmet

Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 50.87

452160

"Isfandiyar's Third Course: He Slays a Dragon", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1530
Accession Number: 1970.301.51

448281
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.23

453279
Calligraphic Plaque

Calligraphic Plaque

Date: probably late 17th century
Accession Number: 1987.14

448282
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.24

325511
Cup with a frieze of gazelles

Cup with a frieze of gazelles

Date: ca. early 1st millennium B.C.
Accession Number: 62.84

447071
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi

Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi

Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi (active 1340s)

Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1340–41
Accession Number: 19.68.1

452112

"Tahmuras Defeats the Divs", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1525
Accession Number: 1970.301.3

453369
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: dated A.H. 531/ A.D. 1137
Accession Number: 1996.238.2

446218
Velvet Panel with Flowering Plants

Velvet Panel with Flowering Plants

Date: first half 17th century
Accession Number: 12.72.5

322485
Clasp with an eagle and its prey

Clasp with an eagle and its prey

Date: ca. A.D. 1st–2nd century
Accession Number: 17.190.2055

453683

"Jonah and the Whale", Folio from a Jami al-Tavarikh (Compendium of Chronicles)

Date: ca. 1400
Accession Number: 33.113

452111

"The Feast of Sada", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935–1020)

Date: ca. 1525
Accession Number: 1970.301.2

326623
Rhyton terminating in the forepart of a wild cat

Rhyton terminating in the forepart of a wild cat

Date: ca. 1st century B.C.
Accession Number: 1979.447

453312
Jewelry Elements

Jewelry Elements

Date: late 14th–16th century
Accession Number: 1989.87a–l

450513
Ewer

Ewer

Date: ca. 1180–1210
Accession Number: 44.15

501876
Tombak

Tombak

Date: late 19th century
Accession Number: 89.4.1310

324291
Vessel terminating in the forepart of a fantastic leonine creature

Vessel terminating in the forepart of a fantastic leonine creature

Date: ca. 5th century B.C.
Accession Number: 54.3.3

503503
Kamanche

Kamanche

Date: ca. 1880
Accession Number: 1998.72

451042
Incense Burner of Amir Saif al-Dunya wa’l-Din ibn Muhammad al-Mawardi

Incense Burner of Amir Saif al-Dunya wa’l-Din ibn Muhammad al-Mawardi

Ja`far ibn Muhammad ibn `Ali

Date: dated A.H. 577/ A.D. 1181–82
Accession Number: 51.56

451023
The Lovers

The Lovers

Painting by Riza-yi `Abbasi (ca. 1565–1635)

Date: dated A.H. 1039/ A.D. 1630
Accession Number: 50.164

331619
Striding figure with ibex horns, a raptor skin draped around the shoulders, and upturned boots

Striding figure with ibex horns, a raptor skin draped around the shoulders, and upturned boots

Date: ca. 3000 B.C.
Accession Number: 2007.280

327520
Top for standard

Top for standard

Date: ca. 8th century B.C.
Accession Number: 1996.82.1

325584
Helmet with divine figures beneath a bird with outstretched wings

Helmet with divine figures beneath a bird with outstretched wings

Date: ca. 1500–1100 B.C.
Accession Number: 63.74

451091
Velvet with Figural Imagery

Velvet with Figural Imagery

Date: mid-16th century
Accession Number: 52.20.11

451092
Safavid Courtiers Leading Georgian Captives

Safavid Courtiers Leading Georgian Captives

Date: mid-16th century
Accession Number: 52.20.12

325710
Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard

Date: ca. 7th century A.D.
Accession Number: 65.28a, b

324290
Plaque with horned lion-griffins

Plaque with horned lion-griffins

Date: ca. 6th–4th century B.C.
Accession Number: 54.3.2

325693
Vessel with six animal friezes

Vessel with six animal friezes

Date: ca. 10th–8th century B.C.
Accession Number: 64.257.1a, b

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