Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

CODRINGTON/READE NO 71. BOX 36. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Khuṭūṭ-i Sivājī by Shivaji, Raja, 1627-1680

So in the MS; often Shivaji / [by various authors]

Inside front cover, printed slip: Lieut. Col. Briggs. Third fllyleaf, verso: (Briggs). Most of the MS is left blank. Letters, Firmans. and documents relating to the transactions between the Mahrattas and Aurangzib, Headings and punctuation in red.

Incipit: Niwishtah Nil Prabhu? Munshi az Maharah Siwaji
Language(s): Persian.

References

Not in Storey, Rieu or Ethe.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 34
Dimensions (leaf): 9.25

Layout

9 and 11 lines on a page

Hand(s)

Shikastah Amiz

Binding

Brown leather European-style binding.

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by General John Briggs.

Availability

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