Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Bruce 58 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Murūj al-dhahab wa-maʻādin al-jawāhir by Masʻūdī, d. 956?

[first half only, from beg. to vol. 4, p. 287 of the Paris edn.]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 145
[K 402]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 267 ff.


Origin: 17th cent.? CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of James Bruce of Kinnaird, d. 1794.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1843.

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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