Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3772 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Makhzan-i Afghani

Contents

1 copy of Tārīkh-i Khān Jahānī va makhzan-i Afghānī by Niʿmat Allāh, active 1613-1630

History of Afghan tribes, with special reference to the Lodi Sultanate in India, written for Pīrā Khān Khān Jahān Lūdī, a close companion the Timurid or Mughal ruler, Emperor Jahāngīr, and later executed by Emperor Shāh Jahān I

Illuminated heading (f. 1v)

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 226 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 216 × 160 mm.
Dimensions (written):

Hand(s)

History

Origin: 1251 (1835 - 1836) AH ; 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/8_f119r

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact British Library, Registering for a Reader Pass. Contact apac-enquiries@bl.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript. For information on catalogues and ordering manuscripts see Finding and ordering Persian manuscripts in the British Library.

Bibliography

Funding of Cataloguing

BL


Comments

Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.

See the Availability section of this record for information on viewing the item in a reading room.

TO TOP