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Minasian collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts, ca. 1100-1899
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  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Scope and Content
  • Related Material

  • Title: Minasian collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts
    Collection number: 1147
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 87.0 linear ft. (174 boxes)
    Date: ca. 1100-1899
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language of Materials: Materials in this collection are primarily in Arabic, with some in Persian, Turkish, and Urdu.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Caro O. Minasian, purchase, 1968.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Minasian Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts (Collection 1147). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233426 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Urdu manuscripts relating to Persian and Arabic lexicography, Persian literature, history, Shiite theology and jurisprudence, practical arts, and philosophy and logic.

    Related Material

    Collection of Persian Calligraphic Samples (Collection 1123).  Available at UCLA Library Special Collections.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Manuscripts--Arab countries.