Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4012 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Irvine Collection

Fayyaz al-qavanin, fragment


1 copy of Fayyāz̤ al-qavānīn by Mullā ʿIyāz̤ Thānīsarī

Fragment of a very large collection of Timurid or Mughal official letters and ordinances from Timur to the date of compilation, 1134, with special reference to India

Script: neat nastaʿlīq; large and awkward nastaʿlīq after p. 3

Annotated by William Irvine

Language(s): Persian

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Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 32 pp (not foliated)
Dimensions (leaf): 256 × 170 mm.


Neat nastaʿlīq; large and awkward nastaʿlīq after p. 3



Origin: 20th century CE ; India

Provenance and Acquisition

William Irvine


William Irvine


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