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Qaydâfah, queen of Andalûs, recognizes Iskandar, who has come to her court disguised as his own ambassador.

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Names
Darvîsh 'Abdî (Calligrapher)
Abdülaziz, Sultan of the Turks (1830-1876) (Former owner)
Sharîf Amîdî (fl. 1500-1501) (Translator)
Firdawsî (Author)
Hâfiz Pasha ([17th c.]) (Sponsor)
Collection

Tarjumah-i Shâhnâmah [Translation of Shâhnâmah into Turkish]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1026-1030 [1616-1620]
Place Term: Istanbul
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Turk. Ms. 1
Topics
Manuscripts, Turkish
Notes
Content : Copied 1026-1030 [1616-1620] in Istanbul by Darvish 'Abdî for Hâfîz Pasha; refurbished in 1290-1291 [1873-1874] in Istanbul for Sultân 'Abd al-'Aziz (1277-1293 [1861-1876]).

Content : Incipit: chû bismillâh ile âghâz ola ish ...

Citation/reference: Schmitz, IV.3.
Physical Description
Extent: 23 x 18.3 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: a7c2a9a0-c6c4-012f-090b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1026: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Qaydâfah, queen of Andalûs, recognizes Iskandar, who has come to her court disguised as his own ambassador." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1026. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75aa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Qaydâfah, queen of Andalûs, recognizes Iskandar, who has come to her court disguised as his own ambassador.