RAS Ellis Persian 6 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
10.25 by 6.5 ins. F1a. a) title in Persian. b) Signature of A.G. Ellis. c) impression of small oval seal: ... 'ala al-zaman (?), dated 1230, the last figure uncertain. Inside back cover, dashingly written but undeciphered signature of someone employed in some branch of the Bengal government service. A commentary in Persian on the well-known poem on Arabic grammar, the Alfiyyah, by Muhammad b. 'Abdallah b. Muhammad b.Malik al-Ta'i. Headings and punctuation in red.
Damaged by worms, particularly at beginning and end.
17 lines to the page
Brown leather Indian binding with painted decoration.