Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

I.O. Islamic 3677 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Mosques of Ahmedabad


1 copy of by Ḥājjī Ṣadr al-Dīn Ḥusayn Pyārī Ṣāḥib

Title: Untitled

A history of the names of the founders of mosques in and about the city of Ahmadabad, India

The author is unnamed but presumed to be Ḥājjī Ṣadr al-Dīn Ḥusayn, called Pyārī Ṣāḥib, who presented the manuscript on 12 January 1871

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 14 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 300 × 200 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Calligraphic nastaʿlīq. Written on one side of the folio.


Origin: India; ca. 1871 CE


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