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MS Or 485 Leaf from Khusraw va Shīrīn.

Title

Leaf from Khusraw va Shīrīn.

Authors

Call number

MS Or 485
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

Columbia University

Language

Persian

Origin

The item is undated; perhaps copied in the 16th or 17th century.
Date
15--?-16--?

Summary

One leaf from Khusraw va Shīrīn containing section 76 and the beginning of section 77.

Notes

Extent

1 leaf : 280 x 170 (190 x 105) mm

Support

Paper

Layout

  • 25 lines in four columns; border and column-ruled.
  • Decoration

    Illuminated text dividers in white on gold with blue and yellow surrounds each section covered in polychrome flowers; intercolumnar fill in two styles, black flowers and stems on gold with green rules for the outside columns and red and green geometric pattern on gold with orange rules for the center column; border-rules in gold, brown and three shades of blue.

    Script

  • Written in nastaʻlīq in black ink; pointed.
  • Subjects topical

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