MS Browne 1434 p.181

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Illustration depicting Khosrow arriving at Shirin's palace. Shirin watches his arrival from the roof terrace. The detail (below) shows a woman opening the door of the palace. From p.181 of MS Browne 1434, the Khamsa of Nizami (Persian, 1540). This scene comes from the second part of the Khamsa, ‘Khosrow and Shirin’.

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