Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Ellis Persian 12 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Ṭabaqāt-i Akbarī by Niẓām al-Dīn Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad Muqīm Harawī

Vol. I. f1a and Vol. II f1a a) Seal impression: Harold Thomson Lyon. 1895. b) Signature of A.G. Ellis 23.3.07. The text of volume II follows that of volume I without a break. the margins of many pages in vol. I have been repaired. A number of pages at the end of vol. II are replacements, but the original final page is preserved. A general history of Muslim India. In 2 vols. Ruled margins in red. Headings and punctuation in red.

Incipit: sipas-i raf'at-asas padishah-i haqiqi-ra
Language(s): Persian.


Storey, i, pp. 433-5.
Rieu, i, pp. 220-1.
Ethe, No 225.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios
Dimensions (leaf): 9.75


21 lines to the page




English half-leather and marbled paper binding.


Origin: 25 Muharram. (Year not given)


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