Title
Khulāṣah-ʼi aḥvāl-i Bānū Bagum mukhāṭab ba-Mumtāz Maḥall : manuscript, undated
Name/Creator
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Houghton Library
Language
Persian
Description
126 leaves, unbound ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

biography

print
Subject
Mumtaz Mahal , Empress, consort of Shahjahan, Emperor of India , -1631 ;  Shahjahan , Emperor of India , approximately 1592-1666 ;  Architecture, Mogul -- India ;  India -- History -- 1500-1765 ;  Mogul Empire -- History

Category
manuscript

Note
Biography of Banū Begam, surnamed Mumtāz Maḥall, and known as Tāj Bībī, wife of Shāh Jahān, and of the buildings connected with her name.

On f. 1v, right after the title : "عرف تاج بي بي نبت نواب اصف خان ولد نواب اعتماد والدوله اسله خديون جماشان بهمابا وشاه غازي بن جنكيز شاه طاب شراه وجعل الجنت."

Written in one column, 7 lines per page, in black ink.

Ownership statement signed C.E. Norton and dated 1850 on rear paper wrapper 4.

MS Persian 90. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Persian.


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