- Museum number
- Object: Rustam killing the White Div
Rustam killing the White Div; single-page painting mounted on detached album folio. Rostam stabs the White Div, whose right leg has been cut off. Neutral background with foliate design. Surrounded by multiple thin borders and large border decorated with gold potted plants. Illustration from the Shahnameh of Firdawsi. Inscribed.
Ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper.
- Production date
Height: 15.40 centimetres (image)
Height: 44 centimetres
Width: 12.50 centimetres (image)
Width: 25 centimetres
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2009, British Museum, Addis Gallery, Safavids Revisited
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books (OMPB).
- Middle East
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: OR2787