Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Whinfield 82 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Whinfield Collection


1 copy of al-Qurʼān

Title: Qurʼān

Followed (f. 306v) by prayers and directions for reading and (f. 330r) by an index of sūrahs

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 33-36

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 335 ff. [last blank].


Origin: 1786 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Sir Edward Henry Whinfield, d. 1922.

The Whinfield manuscripts were bequeathed to the Indian Institute, Oxford, in 1922, and later transferred to the Bodleian Library.

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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