Shâh Shâpûr II, disguised as a merchant, travels to Rûm and arranged an audience with Qaysar (the Byzantine emperor).

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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: 23.2 x 18.3 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: a9f2f800-c6c4-012f-feb2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Shâh Shâpûr II, disguised as a merchant, travels to Rûm and arranged an audience with Qaysar (the Byzantine emperor)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1026. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75b1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Shâh Shâpûr II, disguised as a merchant, travels to Rûm and arranged an audience with Qaysar (the Byzantine emperor)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75b1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1026). Shâh Shâpûr II, disguised as a merchant, travels to Rûm and arranged an audience with Qaysar (the Byzantine emperor). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-75b1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Shâh Shâpûr II, disguised as a merchant, travels to Rûm and arranged an audience with Qaysar (the Byzantine emperor).