Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3683 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Divan of Zahir


1 copy of Dīvān by Ẓahīr

Title: Dīvān
Title: ديوان

Collection of ghazal or lyric poems, along with rubāʿīyāt or quatrains

Author may have been a pupil of the poet Ṣāḥib of Tabriz


Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 78 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 238 × 152 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 12 Shaʿbān 1273 AH; 1857 CE ; India

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3. Available on British Library Digitised Manuscripts, manuscript number: MSS Eur E207/18_f001r


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