RAS Persian 288. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Divan of Muzaffar
F1a: inspection not beside impression of large round seal of 'Isawi Khan Bahadur, devotee of Ahmad Shah, dated 1161 (1748), regnal year 4. Flyleaf, recto: Wm Ouseley (crossed through). Inside front cover: printed slip with title, perhaps from a sale catalogue, above armorial bookplate of Gordon of Buthlaw. The identity of the author is uncertain. He appears not to use a takhallus in his poems. He may be the late seventeenth-century poet mentioned by Beale, Dictionary of Oriental Biography, p. 285. Ruled margins and dividing panels.
15 lines to the page in double column
Dark brown leather binding with blind tooling.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequest of General Thomas Gordon (of Buthlaw).