Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3746 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Sair ul-bilad of Mughul Beg


1 copy of Sayr al-bilād by Mughul Bayg ibn Muḥammad Bayg

Gazetteer of northern and western India with description of travel routes to neighbouring Asiatic countries (Iran, Afghanistan, and Turkistan), begun in 1205/1790-1 at the suggestion of Wilford ṣāḥib (Lieut.-Col. Francis Wilford)

Copy of limited accuracy and clarity of transcription

Not dated

Watermarked flyleaf at beginning: J Budgen 1805

IOL stamp: 7 Sep. 1907

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 412 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 277 × 167 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 19th century CE ; India


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