Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 142 (T.7.1)
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Psalter, Song of Moses, etc.
Psalter, Song of Moses and other Extracts.
Remarks: This work was copied from a MS. in the Royal Library, Berlin, in the year 1711.
On the second fly-leaf G.S. Bayer has written: Psalmorum Dauidis | versio Arabica | litteris Syriacis e Biblioth | Regia Berolinuesi | a me descriptis | Haec erant inscripta passim | Liber Io: Borkii. Inde vero ab A M DCLVIII. mense Maio | Andreae Mulleri Greiffenhagensis empt. Amstel. | [Greek characters] | Libro di my Moise et de li amici soi | Idem adscripsit cetera [three lines in Syriac characters].
33 Denarii missi ibidem 21 denarii ib. | 10 denarii summa 9. ducati. | Erpenius adscripsit primae paginae: Psalteri- | um cum precationibus veteris Testamenti | lingua Arabica et characteribus Syriacis.
For Theophilus (Gottlieb) Siegfried Bayer, see MS Hunter 457 (Remarks).
[Formerly Q.9.10; Q.9.173]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 x 5 1/8, ff. 53, written in Karshuni (i.e. Arabic in Syriac characters), in single cols. of 24 lines, each 7 x 4.
Binding: As in U.5.4 and U.5.5
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Karshuni
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. 471.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

copyist: Theophilus Gottlieb Siegfried Bayer 1694-1738
Sinologist.
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