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Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Faramuz Slain by Bahmaw, Son of Gushtusp

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Inscription

On front: Remnants of Persian text at top. On back: Four columns of Persian text, cut off at top and bottom.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian or Persian, late 15th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

20.4 x 20.6 cm (8 1/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1365

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts