Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

I.O. Islamic 4743 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Kitāb-i paymāyish va tavārīkh-i rawz̤ah-ʼi munavvarah by Unknown

Author: Unknown

An account of the materials used in the construction of the Tāj Maḥall and its cost, preceded by a brief biography of Mumtāz Maḥall, ممتاز محل

Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 16.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 43 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 19 × 13.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Decoration

History

Origin: 18 Safar 1271 AH

Record Sources

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

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

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