Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 424 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of Pentateuch

Title: Pentateuch

tr. from Syriac [except for Gen. i. 1-v. 10 and Deut. xxxii. 43-xxxiv. 12, from Greek?], preceded, on ff. 5r-6v, by an introductory history of the Torah

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 103
[UAC. 8, with corrig. Nicoll p. 564]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 413 ff.


Origin: n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Robert Huntington, d. 1701.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1693.

Record Sources

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


Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions).

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