Bhaet : manuscript, 1890?HOLLIS ID
Government Documents and Microforms Collection
1 v. (52 leaves)Form/Genre
Ismailites ; Religious literature ; Islamic sects ; Ismaili literature ; Indic literature ; South Asian literature
Narratives to be recited at the commemorative assembly (majlis) held on the 30th and 40th days after the martyrdom of Imām Ḥusain.
Foreign wove paper, made in Austria (1889) and England (1890) for Shaikh Ahmad Shaikh Dawood of Bombay.
21 x 16 cm. (17 x 13 cm.).
Written in black ink, 11-12 lines per page.
Single section laced into cover board; half-cloth covering with marble paper.
Pages slightly discolored; otherwise no significant damage.
MS Indic 2534. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
In Hindustani in Khojki script.