Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 1133 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

1 copy of Ḥayāt al-ḥayawān al-kubrā by Damīrī, Muḥammad ibn Mūsā, 1341?-1405

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 261 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 31.5 × 19.3 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
Foliation:

Layout

29 lines per page

Hand(s)

Written in fine clear Naskhī; red headings

Decoration

Binding

Red leather binding stamped with a gold cartouche in the centre with a gold border.

History

Origin: Dated Ṣafar 1175 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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Funding of Cataloguing

Cadbury Research Library


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