RAS Persian 117. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Akbar-namah. Vol. 1 Part 1 by Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak, 1551-1602
First five folios replacements on diferent paper in a different hand. Last written folio a replacement in yet another hand, on watermarked paper, as is final blank folio. Watermark, Brittania in heraldic cartouche C Patch 1802 Front flyleaf, verso: Persian recording gift of the MS from Major Coley (?) to Captain Davy, with pencilled translation. Rubricated headings and punctuation, Two gatherings of 8 folios have ruled margins. Four diagrams of horoscopes.
23 lines on a page
Brown leather European-style binding.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequest from Major David Price received 5 March 1836.