Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 8358 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Javāhir al-tafsīr li-tuḥfat al-Amīr by Kāshifī, Ḥusayn Vāʻiẓ, d. 1504 or 5

This MS. Contains up to the end of Sūrah II

Language(s): Arabic and Persian


For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 1.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 593 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 30.5 × 20.2 cm.
Dimensions (written):


Origin: 11th century AH; 17th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.


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