Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Dd. 2.49 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: Part of volume 3 of the Turkish Ṭabarī. Volume 1 and 2 have the classmark Dd. 2.48 which also contains the first part of volume 3. Together they comprisethe

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 190 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 28.5 × 19.8 cm.



15-17 lines to the page


Script: Good Turkish naskh with rubrications




Origin: 1074 AH; May 1664 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated as part of the Royal library of George I (1660-1727) in 1715.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900, abbreviated by the Yunus Emre Institute project team.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Yunus Emre Institute


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