Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 10576 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Seder Tefilot

A fragment of a Hebrew prayer-book according to the Persian rite, with some parts and liturgical directions in Judaeo-Persian

A Persian tract on the calendar by Josiah ben Mevorakh al-‘Akuli is appended

Language(s): Judaeo-Persian and Hebrew


For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 43.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 183 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 19.5 × 12.8 cm.


Origin: 16th-17th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.


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