view archive:
Tehran, National Museum of Iran (Iran Bastan) (in index)
Click the boxes to tag/un-tag this page in a workbook

© Iranian National Library. Photo: Amin Mahdavi.
This record is incomplete and has not been verified by the project. It is a work in progress. Use this information with caution.
Accession Number:
Hijri Date:
Gregorian Date:
1532 (to nearest hijri year)
Formerly no. 312-2120
Muhammad Katib
Folios extant in ms.:
Estimated num folios in ms.:
Columns x Rows:
4 x 25
Page Size (h x w):
375 x 235 mm
Text Size (h x w):
253 x 142 mm
Colophon Folio:
Ms Type:
Ms Status:
Completion Status:
Search not completed
Illuminations in ms:
Illustrations in ms:
43 ( 43 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
Date last updated:
0000-00-00 00:00:00
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Origin Ref:
Sharifzadeh, S.A. Namvar nameh. (1370 sh.) Ministry of Culture and Higher Education. Tehran. Iran.
Illustration Ref:
Sharifzadeh, S.A. Namvar nameh. (1370 sh.) Ministry of Culture and Higher Education. Tehran. Iran.
Illustration in archive - 43     (back to top)

sample page
f. 0030
Kayumars enthroned (1532)
f. 0044
Zahhak hears Kava's complaint (1532)
f. 0070
Manuchihr kills Tur in battle
f. 0089
Rudaba lets down her hair for Zal to climb up (1532)
f. 0134
Rustam catches Rakhsh (1532)
f. 0155
Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div (1532)
f. 0176
Kay Kavus airborne (1532)
f. 0192
Suhrab fights Gurdafarid
f. 0227
The fire ordeal of Siyavush (1532)
f. 0247
Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab (1532)
f. 0261
Afrasiyab sends Garsivaz to meet Siyavush (1531)
f. 0273
Guruy executes Siyavush (1532)
f. 0285
Human attacks Rustam to allow Afrasiyab to escape (1532)
f. 0298
Kay Kavus receives Kay Khusrau on his arrival from Turan (1532)
f. 0323
Bizhan fights Farud on foot (1532)
f. 0332
The Iranians withdraw after Piran defeats them (1532)
f. 0357
The Iranians attack the Turanians at night (1532)
f. 0374
Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse (1532)
f. 0378
Rustam captures and kills Kamus (1532)
f. 0394
Rustam pulls the Khaqan of Chin from his elephant by lasso
f. 0417
Kay Khusrau receives Rustam after he has killed Akvan Div (1532)
f. 0439
Rustam feasts with Kay Khusrau (1532)
f. 0449
Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit (1532)
f. 0471
Bizhan and Human wrestle for a second time (1532)
f. 0501
Kay Khusrau mourns for Piran and the dead Turanians (1531)
f. 0523
Kay Khusrau throws Shida to the ground (1532)
f. 0537
Kay Khusrau besieges Gang Dizh (1532)
f. 0557
Kay Kavus and Kay Khusrau meet and discuss the elimination of Afrasiyab (1531)
f. 0583
Luhrasp enthroned
f. 0601
Caesar realises the true identity of Gushtasp (1531)
f. 0620
Arjasp flees from the battlefield (1532)
f. 0657
Isfandiyar throws Kuhram from his saddle (1532)
f. 0673
Rustam kicks aside the rock pushed by Bahman (1532)
f. 0706
Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow (1532)
f. 0730
Rustam kills Shaghad before dying (1532)
f. 0744
Iskandar attends the dying Dara (1532)
f. 0766
Iskandar visits Qaydafa disguised as a messenger (1532)
f. 0842
Bahram Gur hunts in the company of Azada (1532)
f. 0852
Bahram Gur fights two lions to win the throne (1532)
f. 0895
Bahram Gur kills a wolf in India
f. 1035
Bahram Chubina kills the fleeing Sava Shah (1532)
f. 1096
Bahram Chubina and Khusrau Parviz fight for the third time (1532)
f. 1146
Mihr Hurmuzd murders Khusrau Parviz (1532)