Manuscript/Mixed Material [Kitāb-i tashrīḥ al-aqvām]. [کتاب تشريح الاقوام]. / History of the origin and distinguishing marks of the different Castes of India

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Title
[Kitāb-i tashrīḥ al-aqvām].
Other Title
[کتاب تشريح الاقوام].
History of the origin and distinguishing marks of the different Castes of India
Contributor Names
Skinner, James, Lieut. Col., compiler.
Watkins, J., Captain, former owner.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1825.
Notes
-  Description based on Rosenwald bibliography entry.
-  Eleven lines per leaf.
-  Persian manuscript written in India in large nastaliq, illustrated wtih 120 miniatures, including portraits.
-  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 2076
-  BM Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts, v. 1, 1879, p. 65-67.
-  LC copy has provenance: Lessing J. Rosenwald; Presentation leaf (sixth preliminary leaf), naming Capt. Watkins as the recipient, is inscribed: "History of the origin and distinguishing marks of the different Castes of India, compiled by Lt. Col. J, Skinner, CB, whose gift it is to the present possessor, JW."
Medium
[14], 292, [8] leaves ; 32 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Ms. no. 34
Library of Congress Control Number
2014658650
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Description
Description based on Rosenwald bibliography entry. Eleven lines per leaf. Persian manuscript written in India in large nastaliq, illustrated wtih 120 miniatures, including portraits. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 2076 BM Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts, v. 1, 1879, p. 65-67. LC copy has provenance: Lessing J. Rosenwald; Presentation leaf (sixth preliminary leaf), naming Capt. Watkins as the recipient, is inscribed: "History of the origin and distinguishing marks of the different Castes of India, compiled by Lt. Col. J, Skinner, CB, whose gift it is to the present possessor, JW."
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Watkins, J., Captain, Former Owner, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Kitāb-I Tashrīḥ Al-Aqvām. 1825. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2014658650/.

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Watkins, J. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1825) Kitāb-I Tashrīḥ Al-Aqvām. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2014658650/.

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Watkins, J., Captain, Former Owner, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Kitāb-I Tashrīḥ Al-Aqvām. 1825. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2014658650/>.