I.O. Islamic 4676B (St. Pancras, British Library)
Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Nishān of Prince Muḥammad Akbar Shāh (later Akbar Shāh II) by Akbar Shāh II, r. 1806-1837
A decree granting to Col. John Gerard a manṣab of 5000 z̲āt and 5000 savār, titles and a fringed palanquin
Contains seal of Muḥammad Akbar
For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 4.
For a more detailed description see Shakeb 1982 , no 14.
Extent: 1 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 42.5 × 67.5 cm.
Origin: 14 Jum. II 1218 AH
Manuscript description based on U. Sims-Williams: Handlist of Islamic manuscripts acquired by the India Office Library 1938-85. London, 1986; M.Z.A Shakeb: A descriptive catalogue of miscellaneous Persian Mughal documents from Akbar to Bahadur Shah II. London, 1982
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