Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI
MS Or 238 Qurʼān leaves.
Other related names
- Smith, David Eugene, 1860-1944, former owner
Call numberMS Or 238
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University., Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
- between 1700 and 1899?
Morocco or Algeria?
Leaves from a copy of the Qurʼān containing the last six words of verse 22 in Fuṣṣilat (41) to the third word of verse 22 in Dukhān (44).
- Manuscript codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Note written on front wrapper: "Complete copy of the Koran. Manuscript. Written about 1800 A.D. Had been 99 years in the Biskra mosque, since the French occupation."
Extent8 leaves : 250 x 182 (192 x 124) mm
SupportLaid paper with watermarks
BindingBrown paper wrapper, sewn as pamphlet.
Rubrications in red: sūrah headings, readings, some vocalization. Other blue and yellow dots also appear throughout.
- Gift of David Eugene Smith, 1931-1934.
- Manuscripts, Arabic
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Table of contents
- fol. 1r — [Qurʾān leaves]
- Front Cover — Notation in English
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Decoration: Notation in English
Inside Front Cover
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Section: [Qurʾān leaves]