Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

I.O. Islamic 4720/43 (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

Renewing the grant of 11 bīghah 14 bisvah of land in Batala pargana assigned to Fatḥ Khātūn, افتح خاتون , and other women as madad-i maʻāsh

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): 23 × 42 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: Dated 5 Ram. RY 5 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


Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact British Library, Registering for a Reader Pass). Contact apac-enquiries@bl.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing



Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.