Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 14563 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Kaḥḥāl al-ʻuyūn by Aqdāʻī Yazdī, Ja’far ibn ʻAlī ibn Ḥusayn Shāṭir

An account from Shī’ite sources of the suppression of the pro-ʻAlid uprising of al-Mukhtār ibn Abū ʻUbayd al-Thaqafī, المختار ابو عبید الثقفي and his capture and execution in 67

Completed in 1233

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 19.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 182 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 21 × 15 cm.


Origin: Tehran; 1251 AH

Record Sources

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


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