Karbalaʾ: Scribes

Date: 1617

A manuscript of the Dīvān of Anvari, dated 1026 (1617), was copied in the shrine of Imam Husayn by Muhammad b. Nasr ʿAli (ms. Istanbul University, Rare Books and Manuscripts Library F. 358). See also: Bookbinders; Painters; Paper Makers.

Citation: Melis Taner, Caught in a Whirlwind: A cultural History of Ottoman Baghdad as reflected in its illustrated Manuscripts, Arts and Archaeology of the Islamic World 15 (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2020), p. 190 (Appendix 2).