Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Laud Or. 221 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Laud Oriental Collection


1 copy of al-Zīj [al-jadīd] by Ibn al-Shāṭir, ʻAlī ibn Ibrāhīm, 1304-1375

Astronomical tables of the motions of the planets Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, Venus and Mercury, adjusted to the meridian of Damascus by Muḥammad Ibn al-ʻAṭṭār fl. c. 1426

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 126

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 70 ff.


Origin: n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The Library of Archbishop William Laud, d. 1645.

Donated to the Bodleian Library by Archbishop William Laud, between 1635-41.

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).

Funding of Cataloguing



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