Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4542 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

St Augustine's College Collection

Genealogies of Bijapuri saints


Diagrammatic genealogical charts in 2 sections for the Silsilah-'i Junaydī historically based in the locality of Bījāpūr

IOL stamp dated 23 Apr. 1930

Watermarks: 1) TH Saunders & Co. 1847; 2) crowned escutcheon with initials S & C

Bookplates of previous owners: 1) HBE Frere 1870; 2) St Augustine's College Canterbury

Large leather binding with gold and silver medalions

Estimated 59 folios (41 + 1 + 17) approximately in total

Dated on title page, year 1268/1851-2

Language(s): Persian & English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 59 ff. approx.
Dimensions (leaf): 393 × 250 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1268 (1851 - 1852) AH ; India


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