Delhi Persian 575 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)
India Office Library
On ritual prayer and pious verses
An unidentified work dealing with the ritual of prayer and pious verses for various occasions throughout the Islamic year
Crossed out title on fly-leaf Akhbār al-akhyār on the fly-leaf.
Lacks beginning and final leaves.
11 lines per page.
Good nastaʻliq; black ink with headings in red.
Bound in flimsy paper with cloth spine.
Provenance and Acquisition
Former owner named on fly-leaf as Muḥammad Ṣadīq father (vālid) of Shāh Muḥammad Ḥusayn
Purchased by the Government of India at sale organised by Delhi Prize Agents, 1859; administrative deposit India Office Library, 1876.
Acquired by the Government of India in 1876
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