Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI

MS Or 44 Kitāb al-kurah al-mutaḥarrikah / / كتاب الكرة المتحركة

Title

Kitāb al-kurah al-mutaḥarrikah / / كتاب الكرة المتحركة

Authors

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Call number

MS Or 44
(New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

Columbia University

Language

Arabic

Origin

Likely copied in the mid- to late-19th century; machine-made paper.
Date
between 1830 and 1899?

Summary

Arabic translation of Autolycus' treatise on moving spheres.

Notes

Extent

7 unpaginated leaves : 205 x 127 (160 x 60) mm, bound to 210 x 125 mm

Foliation

Modern foliation added in pencil, upper left recto. Catchwords every verso, lower left.

Support

Paper

Binding

Sewn on single tape support, covered with purple pebble-grained cloth over card.

Layout

  • 17 long lines.
  • Decoration

    Headings and 9 geometrical figures in red (f. 2r/v, 3v-4v, 5v-7r).

    Script

  • Written in nastaʻliq in black ink; pointed, unvocalized.
  • Provenance

    Subjects topical

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    Table of contents

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    Front cover
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    Inside front cover
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    Fol. 1r
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    Fol. 1v
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    Section: Kitāb al-kurah al-mutaḥarrikah

    Fol. 2r
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 2v
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 3r
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    Fol. 3v
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 4r
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 4v
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 5r
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    Fol. 5v
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 6r
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 6v
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    Decoration: Diagram

    Fol. 7r
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    Fol. 7v
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    Inside back cover
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    Back cover
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