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Shahnameh – Fragment

Paper · 1 leaf · 1551 – 1650 CE · Iran (Persia) · 345 × 222 mm

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Victoria, B.C., University of Victoria Libraries, MS Victoria 1998-034
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Nighty-eight couplets of Shahnameh, from before the beginning of “Dastan-ɘ Bæhram ba Kɘshavarz” (Story of Bahram and the Farmer) to about halfway into the story, written in the late 16th or possibly 17th-century, on indigenous Iranian paper in Nasta’liq script.

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