Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 1119 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Ṣināʿat ʿilm al-mūsīqī by Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ṭarkhānī, living probably 4th/10th century

Written for Abū al-Jaʿfar Muḥammad ibn al-Qāsim al-Karjī, the vizier of the year 324

Incipit: الحمد الله رب العالمين وصل الله على محمد وآله و صجه و سلم كتاب صناعة صناعة علم الموسيقي الفه لابي جعفر محمد بن القاسم الكرجي محمد بن محمد الطرخاني رحمة الله عليه افتتاح الكتاب ذكرت تشوقك الى النظر فيما تشتمل عليه صناعة علم الموسيقي

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 990

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 202 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 26.2 × 19.4 cm.
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Hand(s)

Naskhī

Copied from a MS belonging to the Dār al-Kutub al-Miṣrīyah (Egyptian National Library), Cairo, dated Thursday 10th Jumādā II 654 and was written by ʿAlī ibn Rustam al-Kīshī

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History

Origin: Dated 1346 AH

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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