Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 395 (V.2.15)
Date of Creation: Between 1734 and 1735
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Theophili (Gottlieb) Siegfried Bayer, Nvmophylacivm Sinicvm. (Secvndvm Ostermann.)
Theophili Siegfried Bayer, Sigillvm Magnvm Dalai Lamae Exscriptvm.
[Chinese, Tibetan (?), and Latin.]
Remarks: P. '1' is a title-page as follows: NVMPHYLACIVM | SINICVM | excellentissimi | IMP. RVSSICI PROCAN | CELLARII, COMITIS | OSTERMANNI | numis | secundum Dynastias et | Imperatores dispositis | et vtcumque explicatis | a | T.S.B. | Anno MDCCXXXV.
[Formerly R.3.6; R.3.23].
Noted in Cordier (Bibliotheca Sinica, col. 1654)
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 12 1/8 x 7 3/4, ff. 119, written in single cols. of about 23 lines, each about 9 x 4, margined by folding, not ruled, no signatures or catchwords, pagination modern, beginning on the fifth recto, in pencil (pp. 1-217) faulty, (p. 141 should be 143, and so on to 163 which should be 165, and which p. 167 follows immediately), the first two and last two folios are attached in lieu of fly-leaves, running titles, numerous pen and ink drawings of Chinese coins, the Seal of the Grand Lama on p. '215' is in red, many leaves are blank. Cent. XVIII. (1735).
Binding: Millboards, bound half calf, marbled paper sides, title (ink) on buff paper slip: Numophylacia Sinensis. Cent. XVIII
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Chinese
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. 505.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Theophilus Gottlieb Siegfried Bayer 1694-1738
Sinologist.
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