Illustration of Timurids
Siege of a city, from a 1436 Zafarnama
Siege of a city from the Zafarnama of Sharaf al-din Yazdi, the official historian of Timur's reign. There are at least 30 known 15th-century copies of the Zafarnama, indicating its role in disseminating the record of Timurid power.
Shiraz School. folio 317b. From p43 The Mughal Emperors: And the Islamic Dynasties of India, Iran, and Central Asia by Francis Robinson.
Other illustrations from the same Zafarnama: Battle Between Timur and Toqtamish Khan and Timur Celebrates his Conquest of Delhi
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