Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 882 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

Summary of Contents: A case containing a quantity of unnumbered and disarranged leaves of the Qurʼān of 11.5 c. square, written in a clumsy African hand with rubrications and primitive ornamentation in colours, each page containing from 9 to 10 lines.

Language(s): Arabic

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Physical Description

Form: codex
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Layout

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History

Origin: undated

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated by Lady Scott in 1912.

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922", abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.

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

Funding of Cataloguing

JISC

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