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Futûh al-Haramayn

Collection Data

There is no illuminated heading, but floral rinceaux on yellow, blue, green, and red triangles appear of folios 21v, 24v, 41, and 43.
Sultân Muzaffar ibn Mahmûd Shâh of Gujarat (fl. 1505-1520) (Patron)
Muḥyī Lārī, d. 1526 or 7 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1580
Place: Mecca?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Turk. ms. 2
Manuscripts, Persian
Islamic illumination of books and manuscripts
illuminated manuscripts
Acquisition: Purchased in London, 1949.
Citation/reference: Schmitz, I.3.
Content: Incipit: ay hamah kas ra bi-durrat al-tajâ ... (f. 1v); bi-dân ayyadaka allah bi-nayl hâdhâ al-sa'âdât al-karamât ... (f. 48v).
Date: Date created: 988 hijri (Islamic Hijri Calendar )
Physical Description
Extent: 65 folios, with 16 flypages . 22.5 x 14.7 cm (severely trimmed) ; [21 miniatures]
Cream paper with water stains.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f8d05ef0-c6b6-012f-47ea-3c075448cc4b
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