MS Browne 1434 p.294

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Illustration depicting a mounted battle between the followers of Nawfal and Layla, with Majnun looking on. The detail (below) shows a man being struck by a sword. From p.294 of MS Browne 1434, the Khamsa of Nizami (Persian, 1540). This scene comes from the third part of the Khamsa, ‘Layla and Majnun’.

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