Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4388 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

St Augustine's College Collection

Divan of Sana'i Mashhadi


1 copy of Dīvān by Khvājah Ḥusayn ibn Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Mashhadī "S̲anāʾī"

Title: Dīvān
Title: ديوان

Collection of qaṣāʾid, ghazalīyāt, and rubāʿīyāt by Khvājah Ḥusayn ibn Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Mashhadī with the takhalluṣ "S̲anāʾī", a poet at the court of the Timurid of Mughal Emperor Akbar I, who died in India (996/1588)

Not dated

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 120 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 210 × 127 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 18th 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/18_f071r


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