Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4450 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Revenues for Bihar sarkars of Rohtas, Shahabad, Saran, Champaran & Hajipur


Revenue records, in Persian with raqam annotation, for 5 sarkars in the Province of Bihar for the faṣlī year 1156

Work covers the sarkars of Rohtas (f. 2r), Shahabad (f. 40r), Saran (f. 79r), Champaran (147r), and Hajipur (f. 162r)

Dated oval seals of James Grant at beginning (f. 1r) and end (f. 265v): Jams Grānt ṣadr-i sarishtah'dār (sic) va mulāḥiẓ-i kull-i dafātir az ṭaraf-i dīvān-i ṣūbah'jāt-i Bangālah va Bihār va gairah, madār al-mahām sipah sālār-i Angrīz-i Kampanī, sanah 1193 Bangalah

Not dated and lacking colophon

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 218 ff. (+ 7 blank ff.)
Dimensions (leaf): 172 × 111 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1156 (1790) AH ; India


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