Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 47795 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

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1 copy of Shairi la Liongo by Liongo Fumo

A poem in praise of the poet's wife in the original script by the hand of Muhammad Kijuma, with a transliteration in Latin script by Alice Werner

Incipit: بجيان باس پب یجمس کک متتس او من نیغ / Pijiani nbasi, pembe ya jamsi, kwa cha mtutusi, au mwananinga
Language(s): Swahili

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Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 18 f.
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Hand(s)

Clear Swahili hand

Record Sources

"Swahili Manuscripts Collections".

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