Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. S. Digby Or. 85 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Riyāz̤ al-inshāʼ by Khvājah Jahān, Maḥmūd ibn Muḥammad, 1405 or 1406-1481 or 1482

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 202
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Vigourous and sophisticated Taʻlīq

History

Origin: Beginning of Rabīʻ II 906 AH; October-November 1500 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Sale, Sotheby's, 26th June 1967.

The collection of Mr. Simon Digby.

Donated to the Bodleian Libraries by the Trustees of the Simon Digby Memorial Charity, April 2015.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on handlist of Simon Digby with additional enhancements by the Fihrist team.

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions). Contact specialcollections.enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

JISC

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