Firdawsi's "Shahnama": The Guardians of the Frontier of Iran Set by Rustam at the Command of Kaikaus

Indian or Persian
late 15th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

22.6 x 21.1 cm (8 7/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.9

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor an gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

Inscription in back: Four columns of Persian text.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection