Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Battle Scene

Indian or Persian
late 15th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

22.2 x 20.6 cm (8 3/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1362

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

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

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection