Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Fraser 168 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Fraser Collection


Summary of Contents: 2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Astrolabes, Astronomical instruments, and Arithmetic
1. ff. 1-21
Language(s): Arabic, Persian


GAL I 512
[Ethé 1503]
2. ff. 105r-126r

A compendium of his own Miftāḥ al-ḥussāb fī al-ḥisāb

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 211

Physical Description

Form: codex
21 ff. 22 ff.


Origin: 1608 CE 1602 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.


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