Gulistān : manuscript, 1727?
Gubbins, John Panton, former owner.
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874, former owner.HOLLIS ID
1 v. (165 leaves) : ill. ; 20 cm.Form/Genre
Persian poetry -- 747-1500 -- Early works to 1800 ; Sufi poetry, Persian -- Early works to 1800
Written in one column (in black and red ink) and two columns (in red ink), 29 lines per page.
With 19 miniatures in color, of which 9 are portraits of the Mogul emperors, from Timur to Mohammad Shah.
Two ownership statements on f. 1r signed al-Yadghar Shāh (dated 1118 AH [1706 or 7 AD]) and Muḥammad Saʻīd (dated 1120 AH [1708 or 9 AD]).
Bound in original morocco, gilt.
In a pull-off case, 22 cm.
MS Persian 62. Houghton Library, Harvard University.