Illustration of Ilkhanid Soldiers

Gustaham Slays Lahhak and Farshidvard
from a Shahnama of 1330-40


A larger image of Gustaham Slays Lahhak and Farshidvard, from a Shahnama of 1330-40.


Text Author: Abu'l Qasim Firdausi (935-1020)
Date: ca. 1330-40
Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Accession Number: 1974.290.19

Also from this manuscript: Sam Comes to Inspect Rustam from a 1330-40 Shahnama



Other Illustrations of Ilkhanid Mongols and Successors in 14th Century Persia and surrounds
Persian Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers




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