Manuscript/Mixed Material Collection of choicest poems.

About this Item

Title
Collection of choicest poems.
Summary
Incomplete collection of poems.
Created / Published
[17th century?]
Subject Headings
-  Persian poetry
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from container.
-  Name of scribe not indicated
-  Written in Iran.
-  Paper; dark cream-colored laid paper with no visible chain-lines or watermarks; text enclosed in narrow ruled border of black and gold; bismalah at head of text decorated in blue and gold panel; black ink; catchwords on rectos.
-  Nastaʻliq; 11 lines in written area 11.5 x 4.5 cm.
-  Fol. 16a, 17a, 18a, 21a, 25a, 26a and 28b have line drawings, some highlighted with gold, in the margins.
-  Fol. 1b-41b (incomplete).
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M104.
-  Modern brown leather binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: يا رب بسوز سينه زندان پاك باز ...
-  Explicit/Colophon: دل با فروغ [..]وى توز انها فراغ دا ...
Medium
41 leaves (11 lines), paper : bound ; 16.3 x 9.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6434 .C65 1600z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m104
Library of Congress Control Number
2016496223
Online Format
image
Description
Incomplete collection of poems.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016496223
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Rights & Access

The contents of the Library of Congress Persian Language Manuscript Project are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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