Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 1909 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Turkish Manuscripts

Contents

Summary of Contents: Collection of bigraphies and miracles of the Shaykhs of the Naqshibandi order especially Hoca 'Ubaydullah

Language(s): Ottoman Turkish

References

VOHD: Türkische: IV. no. 145; III. no. 191
Rieu: Turkish pp. 74, a-b
Karatay: 1. pp. 50-51, no. 152-156
Constantinople 1236
Bulaq 1256

Physical Description

Form: other
Extent: 468 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 21 × 15 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Excellent naskh with rubrications

Decoration

Illuminated 'unwan, red border throughout

Additions: Scribbled note on f.1b 2a 3a - 5a 468a

Binding

contemporary red leather binding, elaborately tooled in gold

Seal(s):

With an ownership seal of 2a Antakyalı Mehmet Efendi

History

Origin: dated 22 Jumādá I 1168 AH

Provenance and Acquisition

Bought by Cambridge University Library in 1959 from the E.G. Browne fund

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on unpublished handlist by Jill Butterworth

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions. Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

CUL


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