Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 364 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Diwan of Maghribi

The initial entry is written on a page inserted in the Library copy of Codrington, before p. 545. (Differs from those given by Rieu and Ethe.) Headings in red. Ruled margins and dividing panels. The written area sprinkled with gold. Six pages towards the middle have prayes written diagonally in the margins.

Incipit: Ay jumlah-i jahan dar rukh-i jan-bakhsh-i tu paida
Language(s): Persian.


Rieu, ii, pp. 633-4.
Ethe, No 1281.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios
Dimensions (leaf):


7 lines on a page in 2 columns


Brown leather English blind-tooled binding.


Origin: A Monday in Sha'ban 1085.

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by R. S. Greenshields.


Visitors are welcome to consult manuscripts in the library by prior appointment. Information on access is available on the library page of the Society's web site at www.royalasiaticsociety.org and appointments can be arranged by e-mailing library@royalasiaticsociety.org


Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.