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Akbarnama Vol-1 & 2
Title Akbarnama Vol-1 & 2
Accession Number C212
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Manuscript
Main Material Paper
Author Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak (1551-1602)
Provenance Nawab Bahadur of Murshidabad
Scribe Vol-1 Unknown/Vol-2 Not Known
Period / Year of Work Not dated
Subject History of Akbar's Reign
Language Persian
Script Nastaliq
Inscription Vol 1 - lines-29, 12 seals (illegible)/Vol 2 - 27 lines to a page, 7 seals (illegible) Colophon: Nil in both volumes
Number of folios Vol1 - 249/ Vol 2 - 254
Dimensions Vol 1 - 20.5x34.5cm/Vol 2 - 22x34.5cm
Brief Description A standard and well authenticated contemporary account of the reign of Emperor Akbar.