Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian Uncat 5 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Diwan-i Lami'i Jurjani

F1a. Small pasted label with number 320 in European figures and Diwan-i Lami'i Jurjani in good nasta'liq. Page 4: verses on the birthday of 'Ali, written by Muhammad Sadiq on the eve of Tuesday 28 Rab. II 1309? in the Diwani Balakhanah in Shiraz. Possibly copied from the Tehran lithograph of 1295/1878. Headings in purple. Blue and red ruled margins and dividing panels. Mostly on grey-blue paper. Possibly Storey bequest.

Incipit: Incipit (introduction): Pas az sipas-i khuday Incipit (verse): Dar juybarha kih niwisht in nigarha
Language(s): Persian.


Storey, v (de Blois), p. 158.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 58 pages
Dimensions (leaf): 8.25


12 lines to the page in two columns


Nasta'liq. Muhammad Sadiq 'Aliabadi


Persian board and paper binding.


Origin: Dhu '-Qa'dah 1308.


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