Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 9686 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Khuṭūṭ-i Ṭīpū Sulṭān

Sixteen letters and other documents concerning Ṭīpū's relations with the East India Company, the Porte, and the French

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 78.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 61 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 19.9 × 15.5 cm.


Origin: 19th 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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