Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

I.O. Islamic 4720/38 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: One of the 70 Mughal documents including farmāns, ḥukmnāmah, iqrārnāmah, chaknāmah etc. relating to the family of Jalāl al-Dīn, جلال الدین , Qāz̤ī of the pargana Batala, Punjab, and his escendents dated from 1527 to 1757
Author: Unknown

Recording the demarcation of 50 bīghah of land in Kirtārpūr Dībā, Batala pargana, granted as madad-i maʻāsh to Muḥammad ʻĀqil, محمد عاقل , and others

Text damaged

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 12.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 1 f
Dimensions (leaf): 22.5 × 61.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: Dated 19 Rajab RY 2 of Farrukh Siyar

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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