Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

CODRINGTON/READE NO 27. BOX 14. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Tarikh i Banakati by Banākatī, Dāvūd ibn Muḥammad, d. 1329 or 30

The first three folios are bound upside down. They contain the end of book 7, section 2 and originally belonged at the end of Vol. II. Folio 4 continues from the folio bound upside down at the end of Vol. I, which originally belonged at the beginning of Vol. II. Continues Codrington/Reade No 26. Vol. II, containing the rest of book 7 and the remainder of the work. By the scribe of Codrington/Reade No 26. Author's name given as Fakhr al-Din Abu Sulaiman Dawud Banakati.Decoration: As for Codrington/Reade No 26.

Language(s): Persian.


As for Codrington/Reade No 26.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 157
Dimensions (leaf): 7.75


15 lines on a page




BInding as Codrington/Reade No 26.


Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Sir A. Malet.


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