Two text pages from a Khamsa of Nizami (Iskandarnama)
Object Place: Safavid
Legacy dimension: (a) .157 x .253 / (b) .143 x .252
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Two pages of a manuscript of the Iskandarnama, the 5th part of the Khamsa of Nizami. Nasta’liq in two columns, headings in white ink, on gold ground with black arabesques. One folio cream on one side, dark blue on the other. Other folios yellow on one side, green on the other.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection