Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 124 (T.6.6)
Date of Creation: Between 1528 and 1530
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, An Account of Property in Constantinople Set Apart by Sultan Muhammad II. For Public Purposes.
Mehemmed bin Husain, A Note on the Rations Provided at Certain 'Imarets in Constantinople.
On the second folio in an XVIII. Cent. hand: N.6. A Book in Arabic, but written | in the Mugrubi, or Morisco | character.
The following pencilled note by Mr. Gibb is inserted loose at the beginning: A note on the rations provided at certain 'imarets in Constantinople - drawn up by Mehemmed bin Husain for the Sultan (Mehemmed III.) written by Mehemmed bin Husain, 952. Autograph of author? Turkish. E.J.W.G.
[Q.6.5; Q.6.93]
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 3/8 x 5 7/8, ff. 68, (1) written in single cols. of 13 lines, each 6 x 3, rubricated letters and marginalia in red leaves, repaired at the end; (2) 13 ff., written in single cols. of 9 lines, each 4 5/8 x 2, rubrics, marginal. (936 A.H., 1529-30 A.D., 952 A.H., 1545-6 A.D.)
Binding: Millboards, half-bound crimson morocco, polished buff paper sides, like T.7.16, flap lost
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Arabic
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), pp 466-467.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Muhammad Ibn Husayn fl.952 A.H.
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