Isfandiyar Slays the Simurgh (from a "Shah-nama" of Firdausi)

Isfandiyar Slays the Simurgh (from a "Shah-nama" of Firdausi)

Made By: Iran , Turkman period

Culture: Iranian | Middle Eastern
Date: c. 1470
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 1/4 x 8 in. (31.1 x 20.3 cm)
image: 9 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (24.1 x 14 cm)
Classification: EASTERN
Credit Line: Bequest of Mrs. Horace W. Frost
Object number: 91.15.67
Descriptionremounted on later manuscript page
Inscribed: in black and red ink: [calligraphic inscription]
Terms
  • landscape
  • sword
  • fight
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