Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 1395 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of Tārik̲h̲-i muraṣṣaʻ by Afz̤al Khān, -1748

A Pashto translation with many additions of the Makhzan-i afghānī مخزن افغانی by Niʻmat Allāh, fl. 1613-1630 نعمت الله

Incipit: باسمك القدوس سبحان الله و بحمده پاکی د هغه خدای تعالی لره چه زمان ئ د اختیار او د اقتدار په
Colophon: تمام شد اين كتاب تاريخ مرصع افغانى بتاريخ 19 اپریل سنه 1872 ع...بقلم محمد حسن در ضلع پشاور

Language(s): Pashto


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 574 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 25 × 16 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Fine and clear naskhi hand


Origin: 1872 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

in Gregorian.

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on James Fuller Blumhardt and D.N MacKenzie : Catalogue of Pashto manuscripts in the British Isles, 1965".


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