RAS Persian 304. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Mihr va-Mushtarī by ʻAṣṣār Tabrīzī, Muḥammad, d. 1382 or 3
According to a note in gold on f416a the MS was collated with a copy in the hand of the author. F1a: note of ownership of 'Abd al-'Aziz by the impression of a small round seal. Ff416b-418b contain a short devotional mathnawi. Third flyleaf, recto: armorial bookplate of Gordon of Buthlaw. (For the heraldic details see Robinson, pp. 27-8.) Ruled margins and dividing panels. Headings in gold. Illuminated initial opening. Eight miniatures in commercial Turkman style.
12 lines to the page in double column
Bound in 1929 in a dark blue half-leather tooled binding, from the Carnegie Trust U.K. grant.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequeathed by General Thomas Gordon (of Buthlaw).