Illustrations of Jalayrids from a late 14th Century Shahnama

The figures wear contemporary dress or dress of no latter than the date of the illustrations.

Isfandiyar fights with the Wolves


Thought to be from a Shah-nameh by Firdawsi of c.1370, made in Tabriz, Iran. Topkapi Sarayi Muzesi. Manuscript Hazine 2153, fol. 73a.


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Persian Cavalryman c.1335 in Armies of the Middle Ages, Volume 2 by Ian Heath, based on this Jalayrid Shahnama. Fatih Album (Topkapi Sarai, Hazine 2153).