Persian MS 957 (The John Rylands Research Institute and Library, The University of Manchester)
This unidentified Persian miscellany features handpainted embellishments and decorated papers.
Written in 2 columns with 20 lines per page. Ruled with a misṭarah hand guide.
Written in clear black nasta‘līq with red subheaders.
Provenance and Acquisition
Purchased by the John Rylands Library in June 1922 from Manchester bookseller J. E. Cornish.
Funding of Cataloguing
The John Rylands Research Institute and Library
The Soudavar Memorial Foundation