الجزء الثامن.

al-Juzʼ al-thāmin.

Uniform title
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
  • Arabic
  • English
Published/​Created
[Egypt?], [between 1775 and 1799]
Description
1 online resource (28 leaves) : laid paper

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Summary note
Complete section containing the first word of 6:111 to the final word of 7:87. The donation inscription and the text appear to be in the same hand.
Notes
  • Decoration: Sūrah headings in red, green, and purple; red roundels mark verse ends, readings in red.
  • Foliation: Modern foliation added in pencil, upper left recto; catchwords every verso, lower left.
  • Layout: 9 long lines.
  • Manuscript codex.
  • One volume of a small Qur'ān set, of which RBML holds four volumes under separate shelfmarks; See also MSS Or. 139, 140, and 141.
  • Origin: Possibly written in Egypt at the end of the eighteenth century. This copy was likely donated with others from this set in early 1800.
  • Script: Naskh with elements of ruqʻah in black ink; fully vocalized.
  • Shelfmark: MS Or 137.
  • Title from binding; inscription (f. 1r).
Location of originals
  • Original Columbia, Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
  • OPenn University of Pennsylvania Libraries.
Source of description
Item cataloged from digital facsimile and existing description.
Binding note
Quarter bound in blue paper over pasteboard with flap; black leather spine and fore-edge hinge.
Language note
Arabic.
Provenance
Formerly owned by Nafīsah bint al-Ḥājj Muḥammad al-Ghalyūn and donated to the Mosque of Zaynab bint al-Husayn (possibly the one in Cairo) during Ramaḍān 1214 (January-February 1800) (f. 1r).
Source acquisition
Gift of David Eugene Smith, 1931-1934.
Other format(s)
Also available as a digital facsimile.
Other title(s)
Small Qur'ān in thirty parts ; volume 8.
OCLC
1076547046
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