Top of page

Manuscript/Mixed Material Ḥāfiẓ-i Shīrāzī حافظ شيرازي / Ḥāfiẓ Shīrāzī / fiẓ Shīrāzī

Transcript: PDF

About this Item

Title

  • Ḥāfiẓ-i Shīrāzī

Other Title

  • حافظ شيرازي
  • Ḥāfiẓ Shīrāzī
  • fiẓ Shīrāzī

Summary

  • The poems of Ḥafiẓ.

Names

  • Ḥāfiẓ, active 14th century
  • Persian Manuscript Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • 17th or 18th century.

Headings

  • -  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
  • -  Iran

Notes

  • -  Manuscript.
  • -  Persian.
  • -  Title page lacking, title from bottom edge.
  • -  Name of scribe not indicated.
  • -  Probably copied in Iran.
  • -  Paper: cream color laid paper of varying thickness; no visible chain lines; black ink with no rubrication; numerous interlinear and marginal corrections and additions; text enclosed in a blue and gold border; sections divided by gold lines; section headings in either blue or gold ink; no catchwords.
  • -  Nastaʻliq; 13-14 lines in two columns in written area 15 x 8 cm.
  • -  Folios 1a-152a.
  • -  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, [number].
  • -  Contemporary envelope binding in dark brown leather with deeply embossed medallion in center and corner decoration, similar decorations on envelope flap.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
  • -  Incipit: موسم عهد شابست دكر بستانرا ...
  • -  Explicit/Colophon: بهفصد و نو د و يك بحكم لم يزلي جهان فضل و هز در جوار رحمت رفت يكانه سعدها ثاني محمد حافظ ازين سراچه فاني باغ جنت رفت.

Medium

  • 152 leaves (13-14 lines) bound : paper ; 21.5 x 13.5 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PK6465 .A1 1600z

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2015481271

Online Format

  • pdf
  • image

Additional Metadata Formats

IIIF Presentation Manifest

Rights & Access

The contents of the Library of Congress Persian Language Manuscript Project are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Ḥāfiẓ, Active 14Th Century, and Persian Manuscript Collection. Ḥāfiẓ-i Shīrāzī. 17th or 18th Century, 1600. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015481271/.

APA citation style:

Ḥāfiẓ, A. 1. C. & Persian Manuscript Collection. (1600) Ḥāfiẓ-i Shīrāzī. 17th or 18th Century. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015481271/.

MLA citation style:

Ḥāfiẓ, Active 14Th Century, and Persian Manuscript Collection. Ḥāfiẓ-i Shīrāzī. 17th or 18th Century, 1600. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015481271/>.