“The Combat of Rustam and Ashkabus,” Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings), c. 1330-40, ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, 8 x 5 3/16 inches, Iran (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)


"The Combat of Rustam and Ashkabus," Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings), c. 1330-40, ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, 8 x 5 3/16 inches, Iran (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

“The Combat of Rustam and Ashkabus,” Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings), c. 1330-40, ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, 8 x 5 3/16 inches, Iran (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Cite this page as: Beth Harris, "“The Combat of Rustam and Ashkabus,” Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings), c. 1330-40, ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, 8 x 5 3/16 inches, Iran (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)," in Smarthistory, January 25, 2017, accessed July 22, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/bahram-gur-in-a-peasants-house-ilkhanid-dynasty/dp108561/.