Manuscript/Mixed Material [Fragment of a Persian manuscript on the tribes of Afghanistan, mainly in Paktīā Province]

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Title
[Fragment of a Persian manuscript on the tribes of Afghanistan, mainly in Paktīā Province]
Summary
Description of the tribes of Afghanistan, fragment covers mostly the Paktīā Region.
Created / Published
[early 20th century?]
Subject Headings
-  Tribes--Afghanistan--Paktīā
-  Afghanistan--Ethnic relations
-  Paktīā (Afghanistan)
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title devised by cataloger.
-  Name of scribe and author not given.
-  Written in Afghanistan.
-  Paper; 19th century British(?) laid paper with horizontal chain lines; large watermark of an angel with outspread wings within an oval, and on another leaf tha word FINE in capital block letters in outline; pages numbered by scribe; assembled in two groupings of four folded sheets; first group has "sivvum" (3rd) and the next has "chahārum" (4th); black ink some interlinear and marginal corrections; catchwords.
-  Nastaʻliq: 23 lines in written area 17 x 10.5 cm.
-  Pages 33-64.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M168.
-  No binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
Pages 33-63 (23 lines) paper ; 21 x 17.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
DS374.P19 F73 1900z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m168
Library of Congress Control Number
2016503356
Online Format
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Description
Description of the tribes of Afghanistan, fragment covers mostly the Paktīā Region.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016503356
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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