Islamic Heritage Project

Kitāb-i Ṭūṭīʹnāmah : manuscript, 1778: كتاب طوطى نامه : مخطوطة، 1778

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:2034392
Creator/Contributor:
Nakhshabī, Z̤iyāʼ al-Dīn, -1350, creator
نخشبي، ضياء الدين،, -1350
Place Of Origin:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Creation Date:
1778
Extent:
1 v. (233 leaves) : ill. ; 26 cm.
Language:
Persian
Genre:
Early works to 1800
Subjects:
Persian literature--Early works to 1800
Tales--Iran--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 233r).
According to the colophon (f. 233r), copy completed in Jumadá al-Thānī 1192 AH [May 1778 AD] in the hand of Kāshī Sallam (?).
25.3 x 15.3 cm. (19.8 x 10.7 cm.).
Illuminated double title page. Blue painted borders to leaves, with 77 miniatures in color.
Written in fair nastaʻlīq in black ink, 13 lines per page, framed within double red and golden lines.
Rebound in a rebacked leather casing of native workmanship, but with the loss of all fly leaves and marks of ownership.
MS Persian 24. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
In Persian.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Record ID:
990114524300203941_FHCL.HOUGH:2034392