Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 380550 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

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1 copy of Utenzi wa Kutawafu kwa Nabii Muhamadi by Buhriy, Hemedi bin Abdallah

A Swahili poem on the death of the Prophet Muhammad

Incipit: ندين لاله اول بسم الله پک اسوشبیه سبحان و تعالی / Nanda ina la Illahi, awali bismillahi, pweke asioshabihi, subhana wata’ala
Colophon: قد فرغ هذا النظم...شهر جمادی الثانی سنه 1385 هجرة...بخط...فقیه خطیب بن شیخ عمر فقیه عثمان نوفلي المنسب عبد الشمس
Language(s): Swahili

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Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 33 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

In a clear Swahili Arabic hand with vowels marked

History

Origin: 1385 AH; 1965 CE

Record Sources

"Swahili Manuscripts Collections".

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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