Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 63 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

A volume containing different works

Contents

2 works by Unknown on the subject of Muḥammad

1. ff. 1-15v
Author: Unknown

A short anonymous account of Muḥammad’s ascension to Heaven

Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Persian III, .
2. ff. 15v, line 9 -19r
Author: Unknown

A short account of the death of Muḥammad

Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Persian III, .

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 24 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 21.4 × 13.8 in.

Hand(s)

Clear nastaʻlīq

Decoration

Seal(s):

Seal of Muḥammad ʻIsā Khān, محمد عسا خان dated 1221 (?) and Muḥammad Kāẓim, محمد کاظم on fol. 1v

History

Origin: Early 19th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on Arberry, Levy and Storey: Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the India Office. Vol. 3. (Unpublished)

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

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