Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 557 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of al-Asbāb wa-al-ʿalāmāt by Najīb al-Dīn al-Samarqandī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAlī, d. 1222

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 185 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 19.5 × 13.2 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Written in Naskhī bordering on Talʿīq. The name of the copyist is given as Yūnus ibn Muṣṭafā al-Ḥamawī.

Decoration

Red headings

History

Origin: Dated end of Rabīʿ al-Awwal 1032 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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