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Title

A prisoner brought before Anushirvan [Buzurjmihr sits to left of throne], folio from a manuscript of Firdausi’s Shahnama


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Persia


Cultural origin

Turkman style


Date

circa 1480


Media category

Painting


Materials used

opaque watercolour on paper; text in 4 columns of 27 lines of nasta’liq script


Dimensions

23.5 x 16.5 cm


Credit

Gift of Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins 2010. Donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

15.2010



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