Manuscript/Mixed Material Javāhirnāmah ... Mīr Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Manṣūr Shīrāzī. جواهرنامه ... مير غياث الدين منصور شيرازي. / Jawāhir nameh

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Title
Javāhirnāmah ... Mīr Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Manṣūr Shīrāzī.
Other Title
جواهرنامه ... مير غياث الدين منصور شيرازي.
Jawāhir nameh
Summary
Treatise on precious stones and minerals.
Contributor Names
Ṣadr al-Dīn al-Shīrāzī, Muḥammad ibn Manṣūr, 1424 or 1425-1498.
Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932, former owner.
Created / Published
1281 [1864 or 1865]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from fol. 1a.
-  "No. 90. a Treatise on Precious Stones, metals and mining in general--the author Meer Ghiaus addin Munsoor, Shiraazi"--Flyleaf.
-  Bookplate of George Frederick Kunz on page 3 of cover.
-  Name of scribe not indicated.
-  Probably written in India.
-  Paper; thick, light tan paper, mended in several places along the fore-edge; black ink with rubrication; catchwords on rectos.
-  Nastaʻliq; 15 lines in written area 15 x 6.
-  Folios 1b-89a.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M 60.
-  Contemporary red leather Indian binding with gold medallion in center and surrounding gold decorations at corners and in the center of all four sides.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
89 leaves (15 lines), bound : paper ; 21 x 12 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
QE392 .S23 1864
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m060
Library of Congress Control Number
2015481592
Online Format
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Description
Treatise on precious stones and minerals.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2015481592
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Ṣadr Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī, Muḥammad Ibn Manṣūr, 1424 Or, and George Frederick Kunz. Javāhirnāmah ... Mīr Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Manṣūr Shīrāzī. [1864 or 1865, 1864] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481592/.

APA citation style:

Ṣadr Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī, M. I. M. & Kunz, G. F. (1864) Javāhirnāmah ... Mīr Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Manṣūr Shīrāzī. [1864 or 1865] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481592/.

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Ṣadr Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī, Muḥammad Ibn Manṣūr, 1424 Or, and George Frederick Kunz. Javāhirnāmah ... Mīr Ghiyās̲ al-Dīn Manṣūr Shīrāzī. [1864 or 1865, 1864] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015481592/>.