Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Rustam Shoots at a Foe

Indian or Persian
late 15th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

21.3 x 21.1 cm (8 3/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1363

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

On back: 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