Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3719 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Majmu'ah-yi sultani


1 copy of Majmūʿah-'i sulṭānī

Treatise on (Sunnī) fiqh commissioned by Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni

The work consists of 25 bāb in dialogic form

Author not identified

Not dated

Avadh royal seals (for example, that of Amjad ʿAlī Shāh) at beginning and end; seal of Murād Bakhsh year aḥad (=regnal year 1), which is unlikely to be that of the seventeenth-century Timurid or Mughal prince

IOL stamp: 18 Mar. 1907

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 134 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 212 × 155 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 18th century CE ; India


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