Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Elliott 371 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Elliott Collection


1 copy of Taʼrīkh-i Shīrshāh by ʻAbbās Khān Sarvānī, fl. 1579

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 100 ff.


Large Nastaʻlīq


Origin: 16th Rabīʻ II 1191 AH; 24th May 1777 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of John Bardoe Elliott.

Presented to the Bodleian Library by J.B. Elliott, in 1859.

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


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