Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 109 (T.5.11)
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Sheref-ud-Din ibn 'Ali el Mutatayyib, Treatise on Medicine.
Sheref-ud-Din ibn 'Ali el Mutatayyib's Treatise on Medicine:
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: Inserted loose at the beginning is a slip of paper with the pencilled note: A Medical work (apparently without title although: YEDKAR IBN SHERIF, i.e. The 'Yedkar', a Medical Treatise, by Ibn Sherif, is written [in Arabic characters] on the fly-leaf) by Sheref-ud-Din ibn 'Ali el Mutatayyib, who was in charge of the hospital at Amasiya when Prince Báyezid (afterwards Sultan Báyezid II.) was governor there. This is a translation of a work written for Khwárazm Shah.
Copied by Mustafa ibn Shir Merd, and dated 3rd Muharram 961. E.J.W.G.
Cf. Brit. Mus. Cat. p. 124a.
[Formerly Q.6.13; Q.6.101]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 9 1/8 x 6, ff. 219, written in single cols. of 17 lines, each 6 1/8 x 2 3/4, catchwords, rubrics. (3rd Muharram 961 A.H.)
Binding: Millboards, covered crimson morocco, blind-tooled (lines), floral devices stamped on the centre of each board and on the flap
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Treatise
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. 462.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Sheref-al-Din ibn 'Ali al-Mutatayib
copyist: Mustafa ibn Shir Merd fl.961 A.H.
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