Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 14045 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of fatvā by Unknown

Author: Unknown
Title: fatvā
Title: فتوا

A document drawn up by jurists of Nangrabar, Afghanistan. Citing false and blasphemous statements made by some local men, the document refutes them and comdemns those responsible as unbelievers

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 26.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 1 f
Dimensions (leaf): 50 × 29 cm.


Origin: Iran; 19th or early 20th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on M. I. Waley: Supplementary handlist of Persian manuscripts, 1966-1998. London, 1998


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