Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 174 (T.8.6)
Title: Kitab i Ashjar wa Athmar
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: 'Ali Shah ibn Kasim Khawarzami (Bukhari), Kitab i Ashjar wa Athmar.
'Ali Shah, son of Kasim the Khawarazmi's (generally known as Bukhari's) Kitab i Ashjar wa Athmar (Book of Trees and Fruits):
Begins: [Persian characters]
Remarks: This MS. is a general treatise on the science of Astronomy, and is dated 2nd Jumada II., 955 A.H. (8th July 1548 A.D.).
The copyist's name is Faridun, son of Kubad Talish.
For another copy, see Pertsch, Berlin Catalogue, No. 342.
[Formerly P.3.19; S.8.158]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 x 4, ff. 144, written in Nestalik, in single cols. of 17 lines, each 5 x 3.
Binding: Millboards, covered crimson morocco
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Persian
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. 484.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Bukhari
Ali Shah ibn Qasim Khawarzami.
copyist: Faridun
Son of Qubad Talish.
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