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"Iranian and Turanian Armies in Combat", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

Abu'l Qasim Firdausi|Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn `Ali ibn (?) Husaini, known as al-Mausili|al-Hasan Qawam al-Daula wa'l-Din

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  • Title: "Iranian and Turanian Armies in Combat", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
  • Creator: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi|Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn `Ali ibn (?) Husaini, known as al-Mausili|al-Hasan Qawam al-Daula wa'l-Din
  • Date Created: A.H. 741/A.D. 1341
  • Physical Dimensions: Painting with Text Block: H. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm) W. 9 9/16 in. (24.3 cm) Page: H. 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm) W. 11 7/16 in. (29.1 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
  • Type: Folio from an illustrated manuscript
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/449106
  • Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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