MS. Hertford 40 (Hertford College Library, Hertford College, University of Oxford)
A copy of Āʼīn-i Akbarī by Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak, 1551-1602
One column; 25 lines per page. Text box ruled in red ink. 290 × 165 mm.
Eastern binding of red leather over boards, stamped with floral mandorlas and lozenges as centre, corner, and edge pieces and gold borders.
Provenance and Acquisition
Library of Magdalene Hall, Oxford. [Fletcher Hayes, Interpreter].
Ex libris Colleg. Hertf. apud Oxon.
The Hertford College Manuscripts are on long-term deposit with the Bodleian Library.
Funding of Cataloguing
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation