Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4541 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Haft Iqlim of Amin Razi


1 copy of Haft iqlīm by Amīn Aḥmad Rāzī

Collection of biographical and topographical entries arranged in order of the seven climbes or iqlīm

Dated: 10[0]6/1597-8

Illuminated at beginning; multiple ruling throughout

Several ownership seals and inscriptions at end, notably Richard Johnson

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 525 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 328 × 180 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1006 (1597 - 1598) 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/16_f099r


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