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Ms. Coll. 525 Kitāb-i taṣāvīr-i shīshah garān va ghayrah va bayān-i ālāt ānhā. / کتاب تصاوير شيشه‌ گران و غيره و بيان آلات آنها

Title

Kitāb-i taṣāvīr-i shīshah garān va ghayrah va bayān-i ālāt ānhā.
کتاب تصاوير شيشه‌ گران و غيره و بيان آلات آنها

Authors

Other related names

Call number

Ms. Coll. 525
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206, University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

Language

Persian

Origin

Written on commission for Robert Glyn (f. 2r) in approximately 1820.
Date
approximately 1820
Place
India

Summary

Description of eleven trades and crafts practiced in Bareilly, India; illustrated with 12 pen and ink drawings of tools and with five colored illustrations of craftspeople. Commissioned by Robert Glyn who was magistrate and judge of the district of Bareilly from 1818-1823. Craftsmen and tradesmen include glass maker, crimper, gram parcher, weaver, pansāri (vendor, this includes a price list for merchandise), wire maker, gold and silver thread and lace maker, kabāb maker (with recipes for making kabābs), and goldsmith.

Notes

Extent

Iii, 42, iii leaves :

Foliation

Some contemporary foliation in ink, upper left recto. Modern foliation added in pencil, upper left recto excluding blank leaves inserted before paintings and drawings (1-36); references in the record are to the modern foliation.

Support

Paper

Binding

Bound in half covers with marbled paper sides and red leather corners and spine.

Layout

  • Chiefly 13 long lines; border-ruled.
  • Decoration

    Twelve drawings in black and red (f. 3r, 5r, 7r, 10r, 12r, 14r, 20r, 23r, 25r, 30r, 35r-35v); five color illustrations (f. 9r, 19r, 22r, 29r, 34r); textblock border ruled in red and black; rubrications in red.

    Script

  • Written in nastaʻlīq with elements of shikastah in black ink; pointed.
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