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Iskandar talks with the prophet Khizr about his quest for the Fountain of Life.

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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: 24.2 x 18.3 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: a84790c0-c6c4-012f-7c13-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Iskandar talks with the prophet Khizr about his quest for the Fountain of Life." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1026. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Iskandar talks with the prophet Khizr about his quest for the Fountain of Life." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1026). Iskandar talks with the prophet Khizr about his quest for the Fountain of Life. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Iskandar talks with the prophet Khizr about his quest for the Fountain of Life.