Manuscript/Mixed Material Mas̲navī. مثنوى.

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Title
Mas̲navī.
Other Title
مثنوى.
Contributor Names
Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, 1207-1273, author.
Mumtaz un-Nissa Begum, former owner.
Created / Published
1237 [1822]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Marginalia dated 1827.
-  Title from final section (daftar 7).
-  Name of scribe not indicated.
-  Probably written in India.
-  Paper; (main section) light cream color unpolished laid paper; no visible chain lines or watermarks; unwans in gold, blue and green had the head of each daftar; text inclosed in ruled border of three lines in blue and red; black ink with rubrication; page divided into two colums with surrounding commentary; catchwords on rectos; (introduction and daftar 7) coarse laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; 15 lines; no borders; black ink with some rubrication.
-  Nastaʻliq; main section, 18 lines in written area 18.5 x 8.2 cm, introductory and daftar 7 15 lines in written area 15.5 x 9 cm.
-  Introduction folios 1b-8a; main section 8b-387b; final section (daftar 7) 388b-449b.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M71.
-  Nineteenth century red morocco leather binding with small gold medallions front and back; on spine: Nawab Babu, Mumtazum Nissa, Begum sahbah.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
449 leaves (18 lines), bound : paper ; 22.5 x 15 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6481 .M6 1822
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m071
Library of Congress Control Number
2016404248
Language
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OCLC Number
19109768
Description
Manuscript. Persian. Marginalia dated 1827. Title from final section (daftar 7). Name of scribe not indicated. Probably written in India. Paper; (main section) light cream color unpolished laid paper; no visible chain lines or watermarks; unwans in gold, blue and green had the head of each daftar; text inclosed in ruled border of three lines in blue and red; black ink with rubrication; page divided into two colums with surrounding commentary; catchwords on rectos; (introduction and daftar 7) coarse laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; 15 lines; no borders; black ink with some rubrication. Nastaʻliq; main section, 18 lines in written area 18.5 x 8.2 cm, introductory and daftar 7 15 lines in written area 15.5 x 9 cm. Introduction folios 1b-8a; main section 8b-387b; final section (daftar 7) 388b-449b. Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M71. Nineteenth century red morocco leather binding with small gold medallions front and back; on spine: Nawab Babu, Mumtazum Nissa, Begum sahbah. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
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Jalāl Al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, Author, and Former Owner Mumtaz Un-Nissa Begum. Mas̲navī. [1822] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016404248/.

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Jalāl Al-Dīn Rūmī, M. & Mumtaz Un-Nissa Begum, F. O. (1822) Mas̲navī. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016404248/.

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Jalāl Al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, Author, and Former Owner Mumtaz Un-Nissa Begum. Mas̲navī. [1822] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016404248/>.