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Name of Object:

Hamzanama: Umar escapes from bondage and shaves the beard from Kamran's face

Location:

Vienna, Austria

Holding Museum:

MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art

About MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art, Vienna

Date of Object:

AD 1557–1577

Museum Inventory Number:

BI 08770-23r

Material(s) / Technique(s):

Painting on cotton

Period / Dynasty

Mughal

Provenance:

India

Description:

Umar is one of the spies (Ayyar), who support the continuos fights of Hamza.

Citation of this web page:

 "Hamzanama: Umar escapes from bondage and shaves the beard from Kamran's face" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;at;Mus21;7;en

MWNF Working Number: AT1 07