Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 9687 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Qābūsnāmah by Kaykāvūs ibn Iskandar ibn Qābūs, ʻUnṣur al-Maʻālī, 1021 or 2-1098 or 9

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 203 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 16.5 × 9.6 cm.



This copy bears the seal of Farrukhsiyar, Emperor of Delhi, 1687-1719 dated 1128


Origin: Copied in 1035 AH

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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