Islamic Heritage Project

Khulāṣah-ʼi aḥvāl-i Bānū Bagum mukhāṭab ba-Mumtāz Maḥall : manuscript, undated: خلاصۀ احوال بانو بيكم مخاطب بممتاز محل : مخطوطة، undated

Creator/Contributor:
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908, former owner.
Description:
Biography of Banū Begam, surnamed Mumtāz Maḥall, and known as Tāj Bībī, wife of Shāh Jahān, and of the buildings connected with her name.
Place Of Origin:
India
Extent:
126 leaves, unbound ; 24 cm.
Language:
Persian
Genre:
biography
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Mumtaz Mahal
Shahjahan
Architecture, Mogul Empire--India
India--History--1500-1765
Mogul Empire--History
Notes:
On f. 1v, right after the title : "عرف تاج بي بي نبت نواب اصف خان ولد نواب اعتماد والدوله اسله خديون جماشان بهمابا وشاه غازي بن جنكيز شاه طاب شراه وجعل الجنت."
Written in one column, 7 lines per page, in black ink.
Ownership statement signed C.E. Norton and dated 1850 on rear paper wrapper 4.
MS Persian 90. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
In Persian.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Islamic Heritage Project).
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115649640203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115649640203941/catalog