Persian MS 995 (The John Rylands Research Institute and Library, The University of Manchester)
This unidentified Persian text probably dates to the late 16th century.
Hastily written in black nasta‘līq.
Provenance and Acquisition
Previously owned by an individual who impressed their seal dated 1125 AH.
While the circumstances under which this volume arrived in Britain remain unclear, University of Manchester Professor J. A. Boyle (1916–1978) subsequently acquired it from an unidentified source.
Bequeathed by J. A. Boyle to the University of Manchester, Feb. 1990
Bibliographical description derived from an unpublished handlist of additional Persian manuscripts.
Manuscript description by Jake Benson in 2023 .
Funding of Cataloguing
Soudavar Memorial Foundation and The John Rylands Research Institute
The John Rylands Research Institute and Library
The Soudavar Memorial Foundation