[Nikāḥ] : manuscript, ca. 1894
Pīr Ḥasan Kabīr ad-Dīn, 1341-1449, creator
Pīr Imām Shāh, 1430-1512HOLLIS ID
[Provides access to page images of entire work] http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:3123320Location
1 v. (40 leaves) : ill.Form/Genre
Indic literature -- Early works to 1800 ; South Asian literature -- Early works to 1800 ; Religious literature -- Early works to 1800 ; Ismailites -- Early works to 1800 ; Islamic sects -- Early works to 1800 ; Ismaili literature -- Early works to 1800
Marriage ritual in Arabic, the Story of the fast of Satī Mā also known as the fast of Maulā ʻAlī, a Prayer to be recited during ceremony for the forgiveness of sin on the Great Day (the Day of Judgement), the short kalimah or testimony of faith and the long kalimah.
Local paper. Pages slightly discolored; otherwise no significant damage.
23 x 18 cm. (18 x 15 cm.).
Written in black ink, 12-14 lines per page. Colored ink for illustrations.
Single section sewn through fold, square leather guards on inside fold; leather covers.
With: Vārtā:sataīmāje:roje:maulā:alījī ; Dhûā:mādhan:nā:ćhāṭānī ; Kalmûñ:nañdho ; Kalmûñ:moṭo.
Prior owner Khoja Karimbhoy Rawji Mathapoor of [number 12 vāṇī?]. Collected from ther Aga Khan Jamat.
MS Indic 2534. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
In Arabic and Gujarati in Khojki script.