Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 67 (T.3.5)
Title: Almanack for the Year A.H. 1008
Date of Creation: Between 1598 and 1599
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Almanack for the Year A.H. 1008.
Turkish Almanack for the year A.H. 1008 (1599-1600 A.D.):
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: On a slip of paper inserted, loose, at the beginning is pencilled: Almanack for A.H. 1008 | Turkish. E.J.W.G.
Above the Hunt. Mus. Lib. book-plate is pencilled (probably by Mr. Gibb): Complete 12 folios.
[Formerly R.4.8; R.4.44]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 11 x 7 3/4, ff. 12, the first six and the last two pages written in single cols. of 25 lines, each 7 7/8 x 5 3/4, the others in seven cols. of about 25 lines, each varying from 7 7/8 x to 7 7/8 x 1 3/4, ruled and margined with red ink, rubrics, the last page bears two lozenge-shaped (?signet) stamps.
Binding: Original, lemon-coloured paper covers
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 459.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247
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