كتاب نصاب الاحتساب و الرسالة الركنية ف كلمة الشهادة

Kitāb Niṣāb al-iḥtisāb wa al-Risālah al-Ruknīyah fi kalimat al-shahādah.

Author
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
[17--? or 18--?]
Description
75 leaves: paper ; 203 x 132 (164 x 80) mm. bound to 205 x 135 mm.

Details

Subject(s)
Related record(s)
al-Risālah al-Ruknīyah fi kalimat al-shahādah.
Summary note
Careful copy of two texts, one on iḥtisāb, the other on faith.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from inscription on fol. 1a.
  • Physical description: 25 lines per page. Written in medium small script in black ink with use of red. European paper with watermark. Occasional note, some in Turkish and Persian. Magic square on fol. 1a. Quinions.
  • Two labels pasted on the upper cover, with inscription in Arabic script, reading respectively: "Ḥ 34" and 172. Inscription in Arabic script on a label pasted on pastedown of the upper cover: "Ḥ 960".
  • Origin: The copy is not dated. Probably 12-13th/18-19th century.
Binding note
Quaterbound with flap in marbled paper and golden-brown leather. Dark-orange dyed paper pastedowns.
Contents
  • 1. fol. 1b-75b: Niṣāb al-iḥtisāb / ʻUmar ibn Muḥammad al-Sunāmī. -- Mach, R. Yahuda, no. 1089.
  • 2. fol. 77b-94b: al-Risālah al-Ruknīyah fi kalimat al-shahādah / Rukn al-Dīn ʻUbayd Allāh ibn Muḥammad al-Samarqandī. -- Mach, R. Yahuda, no. 2368.
Provenance
From the books of Aḥmad Najīb (fol. 1a). Acquired from Abraham Shalom Yahuda, 1942.
Source acquisition
Gift ; Robert Garrett, Class of 1897 ; 1942.
References
  • Mach, R. Yahuda, 1089, 2368
  • Partington, David H. The Nisab Al-Ihtisab, an Arabic religio-legal text. PhD Dissertation. Princeton University, 1961.
Other format(s)
  • Microfilm negative available for reproduction.
  • Also available in an electronic version.
OCLC
196950731
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