RAS Persian 116. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Akbar-namah by Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak, 1551-1602
Folio one, recto: Briggs. First flyleaf, recto impression of small rectangular seal: Thakur Parshad (regnal year) 13 (A.H.?) 1248 (?). Also on verso of final flyleaf. Inside front cover, pasted slip: Lieut. Col. Briggs. Vol. I. Parts 1 and 2. Part of the same work as Codrington/Reade No 114 (1). Illuminated panel on first page of text. Ruled margins. Rubricated headings and punctuation. Initial and final sections on pink paper.
17 lines on a page
Leather and marbled-paper covered binding, in very poor condition.
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by General Briggs.