Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 1180 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

1 copy of Jawāb ʿan qawl al-Shaykh Dāūd al-Ḥakīm by Ḥussain ibn Muḥammad ibn Muṣṭafā

A text on astronomy. Title on front page.

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 1908
Not mentioned in GAL

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 10 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 20.5 × 14.3 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
Foliation:

Layout

27 lines per page

Hand(s)

Written in fairly clear Naskhī; headings in red. Several astronomical diagrams.

Decoration

History

Origin: Dated 23rd Jumādā al-Awwal 1106. AH

Provenance and Acquisition

Waqf stamp appears throughout manuscript, dated 1193.

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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