FERDOWSI, Abdul Qasim.
[the Book of Kings]. Bifolium from an early manuscript copy.
Decorated manuscript on thick fibrous paper, in Farsi, two conjoined leaves (forming one bifolium), each leaf 357 by 275 mm. and the written space 335 by 245 mm.; six columns, 34 lines soft black naskh script, columns ruled in red, blank panel on one page (for illustration that was never completed), outer extremities of leaves trimmed, chipped and a little stained, some repairs to extremities; one leaf mounted to card