Islamic & Indian Art
19 Apr 2007, starting at 10:30 BST.

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An illuminated Timurid Qur'an section (XXVI) Persia, early 14th Century

Five large Qur'an leaves Persia, 14th/15th Century(5)

Majmu', three scientific treatises in one volume: 'ilm al-masahat, sina'at astrulab, and ma'rifat astrulab (on the astrolabe) Persia, dated AH 945/AD 1538

Two illuminated leaves from a manuscript, probably of Rumi's Mathnavi Persia, probably Shiraz, early 16th Century(2)

Farud, son of Siyavush, in battle, an illustrated leaf from a manuscript of Firdausi's Shahnama Persia, early 16th Century(3)

Two illustrated leaves from a dispersed manuscript of Firdausi's Shahnama: the head of Gushasp is brought to Hurmuz; Bizhan killing Human Persia, 16th Century(2)

An illustrated leaf from a manuscript of Firdausi's Shahnama: Bahram Chubina kills Sava Shah in battle Persia, probably Shiraz, first quarter of the 16th Century

Three Kashan pottery Bowls Persia, 12th/ 13th Century (3)

A prince arrives at an encampment Safavid Persia, Isfahan, early 17th Century(3)

Fifty-one leaves from a Qur'an Persia, probably Shiraz, late 16th Century

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