Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3738 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Raverty Collection

History of Rohela tribe


Brief anonymous history of the Rūhīlah tribe (cadet branch of the Yūsufzaʾī tribe of Afghans)

The account extends to the date of composition, 1249/1833-4

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 64 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 157 × 117 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 19th century 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/7_f122r


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