Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 498 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


1 copy of Nūr al-ʻayn by Ḥamawī, ʻAlī ibn ʻAṭīyah, d. 1530

ff. 2r-185r

Commentary on the Silk al-ʻayn li-idhhāb al-ghayn of Ṣafadī, ʻAbd al-Qādir ibn Muḥammad, d. 1509 or 10

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 123
[UAM. 1247]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 184 ff.


Origin: 1633 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.

The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.

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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