Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3047 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Rashīd al-bayān by Mullā ʻAbd al-Rashīd, active in 1716

A manual of religious instruction in verse

Incipit: پس له حمد له صلوت دا رنګ وایم زه وتات
Colophon: تمت هذه النسخه رشید البیان من تصنیف آغون ملا رشید...در شهر ربیع الثاني بتاريخ بيست و سيوم روز پهار شنبه بوقت دو پهر...در سنه 1219 یکهزار و دو صد نوزدهم بخط ...عبد الستار
Language(s): Pashto


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 66 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 21 × 15 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1219 AH; 1804 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on James Fuller Blumhardt and D.N MacKenzie : Catalogue of Pashto manuscripts in the British Isles, 1965.


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