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Firdawsi's Shahnama: Fire Ordeal of Siyavush

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Safavid, late 16th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

.144 x .185 painting

Accession Number

15.22

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts