Illustrations from

Urjūza fi’l-kawākib by ibn al-Ṣūfī, son of ‛Abd al-Rahman ibn ‛Umar al-Ṣūfī,
Riza ‛Abbasi Library, Tehran, Ms M. 570, 1159-60AD.



Folios 1v-2r. Double frontispiece


Folio 10v. Hercules

Folio 13v. Auriga
Photos by Moya Carey



See also manuscripts of the 'Book of Fixed Stars' (Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita) by ‛Abd al-Rahman ibn ‛Umar al-Ṣūfī
Seljuk Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers









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