Hasan Nizami Nishapuri Ghaznavi, Taj al-ma'athir (a history of India), Persia, Safavid, dated 1035 AH/1625 AD
- ink on paper, bound leather
- 23.8 by 13cm.
The manuscript bears the note of purchase in the capital Tehran and its entry to the library of Farhad Mirza (son of 'Abbas Mirza and brother of Muhammad Shah) in 1254 AH/1838-39 AD) with his oval seal impression. Farhad Mirza is described as Prince, a governor, an author and a bibliophile, who held a vast library (for more on him see Kambiz Eslami, 'Farhad Mirza Mo'tamad al-Dawla', Encyclopaedia Iranica).