Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Douce Or. b. 2 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Douce Oriental Collection

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of An album of fifty-three pictures representing Hindi Rāgs, harem or zenānah scenes. There are no calligraphic specimens

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 54 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 16 × 12⅛ in.

Layout

History

Origin: n.d.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on: Beeston, A. F. L. (Alfred Felix Landon); Ethé, Hermann, 1844-1917.; Sachau, Eduard, 1845-1930; Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindûstânî, and Pushtû manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford; at the Clarendon Press 1889-1953

Availability

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Digital Images

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Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)

Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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