Mohammed doing something

This folio comes from a 16th century Safavid copy of the Khusraw o Shirin by the great Medieval poet Nezami, according to the Freer, which does not identify the scene depicted.

Khusraw and Shirin is one tale in the 'Khamsa of Nizami' which includes illustrated scenes from the life of Mohammed in several versions. Here two figures are heavily veiled, with flame halos, which indicate religious figures - presumably Mohammed in the centre and Ali to the right of him.

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