Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4664 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library


1 copy of Sīratnāmah-ʼi Shaykh Rūzbihān by Ibrāhīm ibn Rūzbihān

Two fragments of a life of Rūzbihān ibn Abī al-Naṣr al-Baqlī, d. 1209 or 10, روزبهان بن ابي النصر البقلي , written around 1301 by his great grandson

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 3.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 45 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 25.5 × 15.5 cm.


Origin: Possibly 15th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on U. Sims-Williams: Handlist of Islamic manuscripts acquired by the India Office Library 1938-85. London, 1986


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