Manuscript/Mixed Material Tuḥfat al-muʼminīn. تحفة المؤمنين. / Manuscript on treatment of illness by herbs

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Title
Tuḥfat al-muʼminīn.
Other Title
تحفة المؤمنين.
Manuscript on treatment of illness by herbs
Summary
Work on materia medica dedicated to the Safavid Shāh Sulaymān.
Contributor Names
Ḥusaynī, Muḥammad Muʼmin, -1698.
Created / Published
1246? [1830 or 1831?]
Subject Headings
-  Medicine, Arab
-  Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--Early works to 1800
-  Pharmacology--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from fol. 2a.
-  Scribe not identified.
-  Written in India.
-  Paper; tan color laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; unwan in gold, green, blue and red; black ink with rubrication; text within a double ruled border of an outer border of a single blue line and an inner border of a single blue and two red lines; some marginal comments; catchwords.
-  Storey, C.A. Persian literature, III, 261
-  Nastaʻliq. 24 lines in written area 22.3 x 11 cm.
-  Paintings, in varying sizes on fol. 11a, 42a, 63b, 94a, 101b, 130b, 145a, 151a, 174b, 181a, 220b, 252a.
-  Fol. 1b-262b.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M144.
-  Reddish-brown leather binding; lacks spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
262 leaves (24 lines), paper : bound ; 30.4 x 17.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
R128.3 .H87 1830
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m144
Library of Congress Control Number
2017481041
Online Format
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Description
Work on materia medica dedicated to the Safavid Shāh Sulaymān.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017481041
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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Ḥusaynī, Muḥammad MuʼMin, -1698. Tuḥfat Al-Muʼminīn. [? 1830 or 1831?, 1830] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017481041/.

APA citation style:

Ḥusaynī, M. M. (1830) Tuḥfat Al-Muʼminīn. [? 1830 or 1831?] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017481041/.

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Ḥusaynī, Muḥammad MuʼMin, -1698. Tuḥfat Al-Muʼminīn. [? 1830 or 1831?, 1830] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017481041/>.