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MS Or 443 Devotional book
Other related names
- Nayrīzī, Aḥmad, active 1716, scribe
- Ḥusaynī, Mahdī ibn Muṣṭafá, active 1882, former owner
حسينى، مهدى بن مصطفى،
Call numberMS Or 443
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
LanguageChiefly Arabic with some Persian
Prayers and several chapters and verses from the Qurʼān all written on gold cloudbands.
- Owner's stamp with the name Mahdī ibn Muṣṭafá Ḥusaynī, and the year 1300 AH (1882 or 1883 CE) added in ink (f. 12v).
ExtentV, 12, x leaves : 209 x 133 (137 x 78) mm, bound to 215 x 137 mm
BindingBound in leather over pasteboard; green painted front cover with central image of a kneeling man with a sword across his knees; inside cover painted bright red with gold painted frame with corner flourishes.
Text between gold cloudbands; textblock border-ruled in gold, blue and red with the page-opening frame ruled in gold; rubrications in red and gold.
- Islam--Prayers and devotions--Early works to 1800
- Manuscripts, Arabic--New York (State)--New York
- Manuscripts, Persian--New York (State)--New York
- Codices (bound manuscripts)
- Manuscripts (documents)
- Prayers (literary works)
- Painted (decoration)
- Stamps (Provenance)
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Table of contents
- fol. 1v — [Devotional book].
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Inside front cover
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Section: [Devotional book].
Decoration: Cloudbands (every page)
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Decoration: Date in ink