Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 806 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

1 copy of Tafsīr al-Jalālayn by 2 authors

Contains the first part only to surah 17 (al-isrāʾ, سورة الإسراء‎ ) inclusive.

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 30
GAL II 114; II 140; II 143-58, esp. no. 6; II 178-98

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 177 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 18.3 × 12.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
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Layout

Hand(s)

Written in Naskhī of probably the early 18th century; words of the Qurʾān in red; golden borderlines; fol. 1 illuminated.

Decoration

History

Origin: Undated, probably early 18th century CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Seal dated 1139

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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