Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 1298B (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library


1 copy of Kullīyāt by Khāqānī

Language(s): Persian and Arabic

Kullīyāt or compendious collection of poetic compositions of mixed genres (qaṣīdah, qiṭʿah, ghazal, and rubāʿīyāt) by a contemporary of Niẓāmī and poet at the court of the rulers of Shīrvān, Afz̤al al-Dīn Ibrāhīm ibn ʿAlī Najjār Shīrvānī, with the takhalluṣ Khāqānī (d. 595/1199).

Not dated at end. Datable to the seventeenth century.

Margins heavily annotated in parts.

Condition poor.

Title: Kullīyāt

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 434 ff. (+1)
Dimensions (leaf): 204 × 122 mm.



Origin: 17th century India

Provenance and Acquisition

Purchased by the Government of India at sale organised by Delhi Prize Agents, 1859; administrative deposit India Office Library, 1876


Government of India


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