Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Bodl. Or. 296 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Pentateuch

Title: Pentateuch

[lacking Gen. i.-xvi] in an Arabic version differing from that of the editions; Gen. is divided into chapters and readings

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, pp. 101-08
[Nicoll Arab. Christ. 1, with corrig. Nicoll p. 493]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 132 ff.


Origin: 1343 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.


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