Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 7162 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Dīvān-i Nābī

Lyric poems

On ff. 1v-2v is a Persian Naʻt-i sharīf-i Fakhr-i Kāʼināt, in praise of the Prophet Muḥammad

Language(s): Turkish and Persian


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 88 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 26 × 15 cm.


Origin: Ottoman Empire, perhaps Edirne; 11th or 12th century AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on M. I. Waley: Supplementary handlist of Persian manuscripts, 1966-1998. London, 1998; and N. M. Titley: Miniatures from Persian Manuscripts. A Catalogue and Subject Index of Paintings etc. London, 1977


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