Manuscript/Mixed Material Iʻtiqādnāmah. اعتقادنامه. / Persian creed

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Title
Iʻtiqādnāmah.
Other Title
اعتقادنامه.
Persian creed
Summary
Statement of Shiite creed in Persian.
Contributor Names
Amherst College. Library, former owner.
Merrick, James Lyman, 1803-1866, associated name.
Created / Published
1238 [1822 or 1823]
Subject Headings
-  Shīʻah--Doctrines
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Caption title.
-  Label on page 3 of cover: "Class 895 no. 202, Amherst College Library, 8706, presented by J.L. Merrick; withdrawn 11/21/27."
-  Name of scribe not indicated.
-  Probably written in Iran.
-  Paper; light cream color woven paper with watermark "J. WHATMAN 1821"; black ink with rubrication; catchwords.
-  Diwanī script; 14 lines in written area 15.5 x 8 cm.
-  Fol. 1b-57a.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M97.
-  Contemporary Western medium brown marbled leather binding with thin gold border; marbled endpapers.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
57 leaves (14 lines), paper : bound ; 25 x 18.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
BP194 .I864 1822
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m097
Library of Congress Control Number
2016503590
Online Format
image
Description
Statement of Shiite creed in Persian.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016503590
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Rights & Access

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

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Chicago citation style:

Amherst College. Library, Former Owner, and James Lyman Merrick. Iʻtiqādnāmah. [1822 or 1823, 1822] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016503590/.

APA citation style:

Amherst College. Library, F. O. & Merrick, J. L. (1822) Iʻtiqādnāmah. [1822 or 1823] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016503590/.

MLA citation style:

Amherst College. Library, Former Owner, and James Lyman Merrick. Iʻtiqādnāmah. [1822 or 1823, 1822] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016503590/>.