“Stories and Legends from Iran” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Program for Children In Farsi

July 11th, 2013
10 AM to 1 PM

Program designed and led by: Azadeh Amiri

Focus of the tour:

1. Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
2. A metalwork from Achaemenid period: Vessel terminating in the forepart of a fantastic leonine creature
3. A Plate with a hunting scene from the tale of Bahram Gur and Azadeh
4. The Cyrus Cylinder