Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Ouseley Add. 21 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Ouseley Collection


1 copy of Mihr va-Mushtarī by ʻAṣṣār Tabrīzī, Muḥammad, d. 1382 or 3

Incipit: بنام پادشاه عالم عشق - که نقش اوست نقش خاتم عشق
Language(s): Persian


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 216 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 10 × 5⅝ in.



Very distinct Nastaʻlīq


Origin: n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Sir Gore Ouseley, d. 1844

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1858.

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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