Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 14244 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Rawz̤at al-salāṭīn by Kashmīrī, Badr al-Dīn ibn ʿAbd al-Salām

A versified history of ʻAbd Allāh Khān Shaybānī, عبد الله شیبانی , Uzbek ruler of Bukhara, reg. 991-1006/1583-98

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 54.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 625 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 30 × 18 cm.


Brown morocco with flap and medallions; doublures overpainted with silver


Origin: Transoxiana (Bukhara?); late 10th century AH

Record Sources

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


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