Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Gudarz, Iranian Hero, Slaying Piran, Turanian Hero
Indian or Persian
late 15th century
Object Place: Northern India
23 x 21.4 cm (9 1/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Not On View
On front: Fragments of Persian text at top and bottom, now obscured by image. On back: Four columns of Persian text, cut off at top and bottom.
Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection