Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 3283 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts

Contents

The Nomocanon

Title: Nomocanon
Title: in Arabic
Colophon: f. 208r
Language(s): Arabic-Karshuni

References

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Paper
Extent: 210 ff.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Collation

22 quires, signed with letters (also leaves are nukmbered with letters), of 10 leaves, except one witch has only 7, one witch has only 8, and one witch has only 5

Layout

26 lines to the page

Hand(s)

Written in good, regular Karshiuni A.D. 1678 Rabban Isaac, son of the deacon 'Abd al-Haiy and his wife Maryam

Decoration

Additions: Note f. 15r, 154r, 28r and 170r where the scribe gives some additionals particulars regarding Himself and his family, 209-210 countain an index

History

Origin: Convent of S. Matthew (at Mosul); A.D. 1678 CE

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on Wright, W. : A catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts preserved in the library of the University of Cambridge. (vol 2), 1901".

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

Subjects


Comments

Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.

TO TOP