Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 1063 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

1 copy of Risālah fī kaifīyah waḍʿ al-rubʿ al-maqṭūʿ

A short treatise on the use of the quadrant called al-maqṭūʿ

Includes tables.

Incipit: هذه رسالة في وضع الربع المقطوع

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 1913

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 4 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 25.0 × 18.0 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Naskhī

Decoration

Headings in purple ink.

History

Origin: Undated, probably early 19th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on H. L. Gottschalk et al.: Islamic Arabic Manuscripts. Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts. Vol. IV. Revised edition edited by Derek Hopwood. Birmingham: Selly Oak Colleges, 1985, with additional enhancements.

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