Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 380551 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

Contents

1 copy of Utenzi wa Buniya ‘L-Islamu by Khatwibu bin Qadhi Omar

A poem on the five pillars of Islam

Incipit: بسم لله اول نمذكر جلال رب اسو مثال ذات نصفز پیا / Bismillahi awwali, namdhukuru Jalali, Rabbi asiwo mithali, dhati na swifaze pia
Colophon: یوم الثلثآ 22 من رمضان...سنه 1384

Language(s): Swahili

References

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 30 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Clear vocalised Swahili hand

History

Origin: 1384 AH; 1964 CE

Record Sources

"Swahili Manuscripts Collections".

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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