Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 5836 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

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1 copy of Rawḍat al-ṣafā by Mīr Khvānd, Muḥammad ibn Khāvandshāh, 1433-1498

The sixth and seventh volumes, covering the period of Timur and his successors, including Sultan Husayn. In two hands, the older ff.44-397, and the younger ff.1-43, and ff.398-646. Illuminated unwan on fol. 401b

Incipit: جواهر حمد و سپاس و لآلی شکر بی قياس نثار بارگاه پادشاهی سزاست
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 646 f.
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Nasta'liq

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Indian Soldier's Fund

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