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Qisas al-Anbiyâ

Collection Data

Names
Nīsābūrī, Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm ibn Manṣūr, 11th cent. (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1577-01
Place: Qazvîn?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Pers. ms. 1
Topics
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Iranian
Prophets, Pre-Islamic
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Acquisition: Purchased in London, 1952.
Content: Acephalous ... biyâfarîd qûlah ta'âlâ inna rabbakum Allâh al-lazî khalaqa al-samâvât ...
Citation/reference: Schmitz, II.16.
Date: 18 Shawwâl 984 [8 January 1577]
Statement of responsibility: al-Nîshâpûrî, Ishaq ibn Ibrâhîm ibn Mansûr ibn Khalaf (fl. 5th [11th] cent.)
Physical Description
Extent: Thick cream paper. 209 folios [with lacunae]. 35.2 x 24 cm.; 18 miniatures.
Nasta''lîq
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ea5afd90-c6b7-012f-1930-58d385a7bc34
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