Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 16844 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Firman of Nasiruddin Shah Qajar


1 copy of Firmān

A firmān of Nāṣir al-Dīn Shāh Qājār appointing Muḥammad Ibrāhīm Khān to the office of Iranian Consul-General in Tiflis (Tbilisi), Georgia.

Dated Ramaẓān 1232/February-March 1895.

Nasta‘līq. 5 lines. 495 x 355 mm.

Purchased from Bonhams (24 November 2011, part of Lot 184).

Language(s): Persian
Title: Firmān
Title: فرمان

Physical Description

Form: leaf
Extent: 1 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 495 × 355 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: Ramaz̤ān 1232 (February - March 1895) AH ; Iran

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in M.I. Waley, Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts acquired 2000-2014.


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