The Tarjumah-i Shahnamah
[Translation of Firdawsi's Shahnamah into Turkish by Sharif Amidi]

Copied by Darvish 'Abdi, 1616-1620AD

Isfandiyar lifts Kuhram, one of Arjasp's captains, above his head by his waistband
showing Ottoman soldiers.


Spencer Collection Turk Ms 1, image 348, from the NYPL





The soldiers of Afrāsiyāb battle the Iranians for the first time
More images from this Tarjumah-i Shahnamah



Ottoman Illustrations of Costume and Soldiers
Other 17th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers



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