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A Compendium of Chronicles: Rashid Al-Din's Illustrated History of the World
The Nasser D. Khalili Collection is the greatest collection of Islamic art in private hands. Among its holdings of manuscripts is a fragmentary copy in Arabic of the Jami al-Tawarikh or UniversalExpand
Cobalt and Lustre: The First Centuries of Islamic Pottery
The Nasser D. Khalili Collection contains some 2000 items of pottery, representing a millenium of ceramic production across the Islamic world. The catalogue of these holdings is to be published inExpand
Arab-Byzantine Coinage
A unique first-edition book on coinage in Syria and Palestine, there is nothing like it. It provides essential reference work for economic and social historians of the early medieval period as wellExpand
Lacquer of the Islamic Lands
The Nasser D. Khalili collection is the greatest collection of Islamic art in private hands. It contains the largest and most important holdings of Islamic lacquer in the world. The production ofExpand
Legal and economic documents
During the last twenty years, more than 150 documents in Bactrian, the language of pre-Islamic Afghanistan, have come to light. These documents provide unique information on the history ofExpand
The master scribes : Qurʾans of the 10th to 14th centuries AD
Part 1 AD 1000-1300: the eastern Islamic world - catalogue numbers 1-10, the problem of Yaqut al-Musta'simi, catalogue numbers 11-16, eastern Iran and northern India, catalogue numbers 17-18 theExpand
The arts of war : arms and armour of the 7th to 19th centuries
This is a lavishly illustrated presentation of the Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art's collection of arms and armour. The items range in date from the seventh to the nineteenth centuriesExpand
After Timur: Qur'ans of the 15th and 16th Centuries
Part 1 Qur'ans of the 15th century: Iran under the Timurids and Turkomans - catalogue number 1, the "Baysunghyr" Qur'an catalogue numbers 2-9 Egypt and Syria under the Circassian mamluks - catalogueExpand
Gems and jewels of Mughal India : jewelled and enamelled objects from the 16th to 20th centuries
The nearly 200 Indian jewelled and enamelled luxury objects in the Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art add significantly to the corpus of Mughal art and to the history of goldsmiths' work andExpand