Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 363 (U.8.31)
Title: Kitabu'l I'lam Biahadithi'l Ahkam
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, Kitabu'l I'lam Biahadithi'l Ahkam.
Unknown Author's Instructio de Traditionibus Statutorum, a Book of Traditions bearing on law taken from the collections of Al Bukhari and Muslim, and composed about the year 910 A.H. (1504-5 A.D.).
Remarks: For another copy of this MS. see Brit. Mus. Cat. p. 116, Add. 7,257: "nomen auctoris haud apparet."
[Formerly Q.8.3; Q.8.142]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 5/8 x 5, ff. 13, all in loose quires, sheets, or folios, written in different hands, single cols. of 15 lines, each 5 x 3 3/4.
Binding: Pasteboards, covered crimson morocco, elaborately stamped, with interlacing geometrical patterned panel (5 x 3) on the front board and flap (to correspond), and floral device in the centre of the back board, both have tooled (?gilt-tooled) borders, the binding is loose and the back much decayed
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), p. 503.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Theophilus Gottlieb Siegfried Bayer 1694-1738
Sinologist.
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