MS Arabic 534 (Wellcome Collection, Wellcome Trust)
Manuscripts in Arabic
An assortment of rituals for divination
Each folio comprises a different divination ritual.
نس كل ما خلق الله
Ink: Black and brown16 96 1.25 90 50
Drawings, charts and diagrams.
- Fol.1a: Talismanic tables and illustrations.
176 × 123 mm. Paper; paper covers; leather satchel.
Provenance and Acquisition
This was quite probably acquired by Sir Henry Wellcome during his excavations in Sudan.
- Occultism--Religious aspects--Islam