[Leaf from Yūsuf va Zulaykhā].

Uniform title
Manuscript, Book
[Iran?], [between 1725 and 1825?]
1 online resource (1 leaf) : paper, illustrations


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Summary note
One leaf with a section of Jamī's poem Yūsuf va Zulaykhā. The leaf contains section 7 of the poem, about the Prophet Muḥammad's miʻrāj; couplets 4-17 on the recto, 19-25 on the verso with an illustration of the Prophet between verses 23 and 24.
  • Decoration: Polychrome miniature of the Prophet (67 x 55 mm) in red, blue, yellow, green, brown and white (verso).
  • Foliation: Unfoliated; catchword on the verso, lower left.
  • Layout: 14 lines in two columns on the recto and 8 lines in two columns on the verso with an illustration the width of both columns before the last two lines.
  • Manuscript codex.
  • Script: Written in nasta'liq in black ink; pointed.
  • Shelfmark: MS Or 146a.
  • This leaf was formerly laid in with MS Or 146, a manuscript codex containing Tuḥfat al-mulūk.
  • Title supplied by cataloger.
Location of originals
  • Original Columbia, Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
  • OPenn University of Pennsylvania Libraries.
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Item cataloged from digital facsimile and existing description.
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