Firdawsi's "Shahnama": Gudarz, on Behalf of Kaikaus, Does Battle with the Turanians
Indian or Persian
late 15th century
Object Place: Northern India
26.3 x 22.8 cm (10 3/8 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Not On View
On front: Fragments of four columns of Persian text, obscured by the image and cut down at top and bottom. 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