Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 571 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

1 copy of Astrological calendar for the year 1055

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 1915

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 14 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 30.2 × 20.9 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Naskhī

Decoration

Important words and figures in red. Decorative headings in red, green, and yellow ink.

Framing lines and ruling in red.

Additions:
  • Marginalia Some comments in the margins

History

Origin: 1055 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.

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