Archive for the 'Abdul Hamid Collection' Category

[Aṣḥāb Badr ...etc.,1200, i.e. 1785 or 1786].[اصحاب بدر ...الخ,1200ه، 1785 او 1786ه].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 233 Title: [Aṣḥāb Badr ...etc.,1200, i.e. 1785 or 1786].[اصحاب بدر ...الخ,1200ه، 1785 او 1786ه]. Place/Date of Production: [1785 or 1786]. Size: 46 leaves :paper ;200 x 140 (132 x 84) mm. Summary: Exquisite calligraphic specimen in the hand of Hakkakzade Hafız Feyzullah, employing a listing of the ṣaḥābah or Companions of the […]

Nizāʻ-i tavāngar darvīsh,[1268, i.e.1851].نزاع توانگر درویش,[1268ه, 1851م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 345 Title: Nizāʻ-i tavāngar darvīsh,[1268, i.e.1851].نزاع توانگر درویش,[1268ه, 1851م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [1851]. Size: 21 leaves :paper ;232 x 150 (132 x 70) mm. Summary: Fine copy of a work of advice literature of uncertain authorship. Other Title(s): Title from inscription on front […]

[Haft awrang,late 15th or 16th century?].[هفت اورنگ,پایان قرن 15 یا اغاز قرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 333 Title: [Haft awrang,late 15th or 16th century?].[هفت اورنگ,پایان قرن 15 یا اغاز قرن 16م؟]. Author: Jāmī,1414-1492.جامى. Place/Date of Production: [1480-15--?]. Size: 353 leaves :paper ;237 x 175 (161 x 111) mm. bound to 247 x 190 mm. Summary: Fine though incomplete copy of the seven mas̲navīs of Jāmī (d.1492) collected under […]

Kitāb-i Tuhfat al-aḥrār,[975, i.e. 1568].کتاب تحفة الاحرار,[975ه, 1568م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 334 Title: Kitāb-i Tuhfat al-aḥrār,[975, i.e. 1568].کتاب تحفة الاحرار,[975ه, 1568م]. Author: Jāmī,1414-1492.جامي. Place/Date of Production: [1568]. Size: 63 leaves ([128] p.) :paper ;227 x 123 (142 x 61) mm. Summary: Tuhfat al-Aḥrār, composed in 886/1481, is the third of seven masnavīs (long poem in rhymed couplets) that make up Jāmī's Haft Awrang […]

[Yūsuf va Zulaykhā,late 15th or early 16th century?].[یوسف و زلیخا,پایان قرن 15 یا اغاز قرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 331 Title: [Yūsuf va Zulaykhā,late 15th or early 16th century?].[یوسف و زلیخا,پایان قرن 15 یا اغاز قرن 16م؟]. Author: Jāmī,1414-1492.جامي. Place/Date of Production: [1480-15--?]. Size: 122 leaves ([244] p.) :paper ;232 x 170 (148 x 75) mm. Summary: Yūsuf va Zulaykhā is the fifth of seven masnavīs (long poem in rhymed couplets) […]

Takvimü’t-tevarih,[ca. 1080, i.e. 1669 or 1670 and 1267, i.e. 1850 or 1851].تقويم التوارخ,[ح. 1080ه، 1669 او 1670م و 1267ه ، 1850 او 1851م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 393 Title: Takvimü't-tevarih,[ca. 1080, i.e. 1669 or 1670 and 1267, i.e. 1850 or 1851].تقويم التوارخ,[ح. 1080ه، 1669 او 1670م و 1267ه ، 1850 او 1851م]. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1669 or 70 and 1850 or 51]. Size: 126 leaves :paper ;300 x 210 (230 x 132) mm. Summary: Elegant composite copy of […]

Cild-i evvel-i Mekkî ez Tercüme-yi Maaricü’n-nübüvve fî’s-siyer,[early 19th century?].جلد اول مكى از ترجمۀ معارج النبوة في السير,[القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 374 Title: Cild-i evvel-i Mekkî ez Tercüme-yi Maaricü'n-nübüvve fî's-siyer,[early 19th century?].جلد اول مكى از ترجمۀ معارج النبوة في السير,[القرن 19م؟]. Author: Muʻīn al-Dīn Farāhī,d. 1501 or 2.معين الدين فراهى. Place/Date of Production: [1800-1830?]. Size: 391 leaves :paper ;235 x 165 (165 x 85) mm. Summary: Elegant first volume (addressing Mecca, roughly the […]

[Arbaʻīn-i Jāmī ,16th century?].[اربعین جامی,قرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 430 Title: [Arbaʻīn-i Jāmī ,16th century?].[اربعین جامی,قرن 16م؟]. Author: Jāmī,1414-1492.جامي. Place/Date of Production: [15--?]. Size: 8 leaves :paper ;232 x 154 (138 x 73) mm. Summary: Fine copy of Jāmī's verse paraphrase of forty ḥadīth. Other Title(s): اربعين جامىTarjamah-ʼi manẓūm-i chihil ḥadīs̲ترجمۀ منظوم چهل حدیث Subject(s): Hadith--Texts--Early works to 1800.Hadith--Criticism, interpretation, etc.--Early […]

[Calligraphic Specimen,early 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 276 Title: [Calligraphic Specimen,early 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل القرن 19م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1800-1843?]. Size: 12 panels :paper ;343 x 215 (200 x 113) mm. Summary: Exquisite calligraphic specimen employing Jāmī's qaṣīdah on the basmalah for mürekkebât meșki exercises, executed by one of the students of Arabzade Mehmet Sadullah Efendi (d.1843). Other […]

[Calligraphic specimen,ca. 1282, i.e. 1865 or 1866].[مرقع حسن الخط,ح 1282ه, 1865 او 1866م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 241 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,ca. 1282, i.e. 1865 or 1866].[مرقع حسن الخط,ح 1282ه, 1865 او 1866م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,ca. 1865 or 1866]. Size: 4 panels :paper ;217 x 260 (92 x 157) mm. Summary: Exquisite album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakkaa) of four kıtalar employing ḥadīth of the Prophet executed by the […]

[Calligraphic specimen,1206, i.e. 1791 or 1792].[مرقع حسن الخط,1206ه, 1791 او 1792م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 229 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,1206, i.e. 1791 or 1792].[مرقع حسن الخط,1206ه, 1791 او 1792م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1791 or 1792]. Size: 5 panels :paper ;180 x 253 (119 x 192) mm. Summary: Exquisite album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakkaa) employing ḥadīth of the Prophet executed by the celebrated Ottoman calligrapher Mahmud Celâleddin Efendi […]

Tabaka-yi mülûk-u Osmaniyan,[between 1839-1861].طبقۀ ملوك عثمانيان،[ما بين 1839 و1861م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 391 Title: Tabaka-yi mülûk-u Osmaniyan,[between 1839-1861].طبقۀ ملوك عثمانيان،[ما بين 1839 و1861م]. Place/Date of Production: [1839-1861]. Size: 1 roll :paper ;2800 x 145-150 (136, 132) mm. Summary: Elegant silsilename of the Ottoman sultans through Abdülmecid I (r.1839-1861) in rotulus format (i.e. scroll opening vertically). Other Title(s): Tabaka-yı mülûk-u Osmaniyan Subject(s): Manuscripts, Turkish--Michigan--Ann Arbor.Turkey--History--Ottoman […]