Add. 1149 (University Library, Cambridge University)
Summary of Contents: Fragments of an Abbasid Qurʼān probably written in the third century A.H. / ninth century C.E., containing verses from the Sura Ghāfir (سورة غافر). The script seems to correspond to the Abbasid Style D.I as described by F. Deroche.
Origin: 3rd century AH; 9th century CE
Provenance and Acquisition
Bought from Professor E.H. Palmer and E.E. Tyrwhitt in 1878.
"Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900", abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.
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