RAS Persian 280. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Yusuf u Zulaikha by Jāmī, 1414-1492
Defective at end. Many pages remargined. F1a: Largely undecipherable note, written as a memento, dated 1059 (1649-50). Ruled margins and dividing panels. Headings in red and yellow. Illuminated panel over beginning of text. A number of spaces left empty for miniatures.
15 lines to the page in double column
Front flyleaf, recto, evidently moved from previous binding: armorial bookplate of Gordon of Buthlaw. Blue cloth binding, from the Carneqie Trust U.K. Grant 1929.
Provenance and Acquisition
Provenance: General Thomas Gordon (of Buthlaw).