MS Arabic 355 (Wellcome Collection, Wellcome Trust)
Manuscripts in Arabic
1 copy of Ḥāshiyat al-maṭāliʿ by Jurjānī, ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad, al-Sayyid al-Sharīf
This is a gloss on the Lawāmiʻ al-asrār of Quṭb al-Taḥtānī, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1294 or 5-1364 or 5, which in in itself is a commentary on the Maṭāliʻ al-anwār of Urmawī, Sirāj al-Dīn Maḥmūd ibn Abī Bakr, 1198-1283.
Marginalia on almost every page.
Ink: Black and red21 567 85 45 0.6
- Fol.13a Marginal notes
- Fol.145b.1 Note about some letters which refer to the Arabic months of the year.
187 × 142 mm. Leather / textile covers; Endbands: natural tie-downs; green and purple in colour; worked at head and tail, in Islamic style.
Fol.1b Two unclear seals.
Provenance and Acquisition
Fol. 1b Note of ownership: دخل هذا الكتاب ملك أحقر العبادي عبد الكريم في ١٣٠٥