Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Sam Kisses the Feet of King Minuchihr (?)

Indian or Persian
late 15th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

19.6 x 20 cm (7 11/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1361

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

Inscription in 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