Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 150. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Tārīkh-i Muḥammadī by Sāravī, Muḥammad Fatḥ Allāh ibn Muḥammad Taqī

Folio one, recto: Presented by Col Montieth Dec. 4. 1830. Title mistakenly given as Ahsan a-Tawarikh by Morley. Headings in red. Partly on watermarked European paper.

Incipit: Mahmadat mahmudi-ra rawa wa thana ma'budi-ra saza
Language(s): Persian.

References

As for Codrington/Reade No 149.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 171
Dimensions (leaf): 11.5

Layout

16 lines on a page

Hand(s)

Nasta'liq.

Binding

Dark brown leather binding with blind tooled and green stamped decoration, presumably Persian.

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Col. Monteith.

Availability

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