recto: Kay Khusrau, Farangis and Giv cross the River Jihun verso: four columns of text written in nasta'liq script. Folio from the Shahnameh (Book of kings)
Kay Khusraw crossing the River Jihun (recto) part of the text of the Shah-nama (verso)
verso: Leaf from a dispersed manuscript of Firdausi, 'Shahnama'
Place where the work was made
gouache and gold leaf on paper
23.5 x 17.5 cm
Bequest of Miss G. Griffith 1968
Not on display