Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 1006 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

Summary of Contents: A codex containing a Psalter, Canticles, the Song of Songs, and Ethiopian hymans. A note of the owner is on f. 2v, over an erasure.
1v-2r
Title: Rough notes in Amharic, partly erased.
Language(s): Geez

A note of the owner is on f. 2v, over an erasure

3r-142r
Title: Psalms
Language(s): Geez

Pss 22, 44, 62, 112, 113, 124-127, 131, 138, 139, 142-146, 148 are incorrectly numbered. Psalm 118 is unnumbered as usual.

142v-156v
Title: Canticles
Language(s): Geez
157r-165r
Language(s): Geez
165v-176v
Language(s): Geez
177r-182r
Language(s): Geez
183v
Title: A list of books in Amharic.
Language(s): Geez

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 183 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 18.4 × 16.2 cm.

Layout

19 lines per leaf

Hand(s)

Clear and bold.

Binding

Stamped leather over boards.

History

Origin: 17th cent.; Ethiopia.

Provenance and Acquisition

Ethiopia

No aquisition information available.

Record Sources

Description based on Catalogue of Ethiopian manuscripts in the Cambridge University Library / by Edward Ullendorff and Stephen G. Wright; with a contribution by D.A. Hubbard.Cambridge University Press.1961

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions. Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Bibliography

    bookhttp://zotero.org/users/local/VPTDBJud/items/2GNGMD9M Catalogue of Ethiopian manuscripts in the Cambridge University Library / by Edward Ullendorff and Stephen G. Wright ; with a contribution by D.A. Hubbard. EdwardUllendorff Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1961

Funding of Cataloguing

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