Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 429 (V.4.13)
Title: Tezkirat al-Salatin Chaghta. (Part I.)
Date of Creation: Between 1726 and 1728
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Muhammad Hadi (Kamvar Khan), Tezkirat al-Salatin Chaghta. (Part I.)
Muhammad Hadi's (Kamvar Khan), Tezkirat al-Salatin Chaghta (History of the House of Timur, especially of Indian branch).
Begins: [Persian characters]
Remarks: This copy was made for a Mr. Mitchell, an Englishman, by Nahir Singh, son of Risk La'l, and finished on the 18th Safar in the tenth year of Muhammad Shah 1140 A.H. (1727-8 A.D.).
For another copy, see Brit. Mus. Cat. p. 274b.
[Formerly R.4.1; R.4.38]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 11 x 7, ff. 432, written in Nestalik, in single cols. of 18 lines, each 8 x 4. A.H. 1140 (1727-8 A.D.).
Binding: Millboards, covered crimson morocco, gilt-stamped, centres and borders
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Persian
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 507.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Muhammad Hadi fl.1727-1742
Kamvar Khan.
copyist: Nahir Singh fl.1727
provenance: Mitchell fl.1727
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