RAS Ellis Persian 15 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Mura'at-namah
F1a. Signature of Ellis with date 11.4.12 Last folio, verso. Signature: E.D. Ross. (Edmund Denison Ross.) A eulogistic notice of the appointment of Thakur Das Ji as Divan of Kahmir by Maharaja Ranbir Singh and some of his administrative acts. To some extent based on documents. Possibly never fully completed.. Author is one of the scribes of Thakur Das Ji, Divan of Kashmir, very possibly Kirpa Ram. Coarsely illuminated initial opening and illuminated borders throughout.
8 lines to the page
Nasta'liq. Kirpa Ram
Red leather binding, presumably Kashmiri, with inset stamped panels. Loose.