Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Ibn Al-ʻAṭṭār, Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
Dates 1737
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Astronomy, Arab
Manuscripts, Arabic
Washington (D.C.)
Title
Kashf al
Other Title
كشف القناع في وضع الأرباع من الجهة الست في علم الفلك.
Description
Ms. Arabic. Title page in a later hand: "Li-Abī ʻAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad ibn al-ʻAṭṭār [altered to read: al-Bayṭār] al-Bakrī." Purchase ; Mahmud al-Mansuri ; 1945. Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks (tri luna), in moderate condition. Black and blue ink (in later hands) on title page; black ink in text with some rubricated words. Some marginal notes; catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-780. According to the colophon (fol. 12a), the author wrote the work in 830 H [1426] based on the lectures of Nūr al-Dīn al-Naqqāsh ibn ʻAbd al-Qādir. Nashkī script; 25 lines in written area, 16 x 10 cm. Fol. 1a-12a. Binding: modern cardboard with leather spine. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website. Incipit: بسم الله الرحمد الرحيم و صلى الله على سيدنا محمد و على آله و صحبه و سلم الحمد لله المعطي لمن اطاع . . . . 12 leaves (25 lines), bound : paper ; 20 x 15 cm. Incipit: بسم الله الرحمد الرحيم و صلى الله على سيدنا محمد و على آله و صحبه و سلم الحمد لله المعطي لمن اطاع . . . .
Contributor Names
Ibn al-ʻAṭṭār, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, active 1426.
Created / Published
4 Dhū al-Hijjah 1149 [5 April 1737].
Subject Headings
-  Astronomy, Arab
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Ms.
-  Arabic.
-  Title page in a later hand: "Li-Abī ʻAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad ibn al-ʻAṭṭār [altered to read: al-Bayṭār] al-Bakrī."
-  Purchase ; Mahmud al-Mansuri ; 1945.
-  Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks (tri luna), in moderate condition. Black and blue ink (in later hands) on title page; black ink in text with some rubricated words. Some marginal notes; catchwords on rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-780.
-  According to the colophon (fol. 12a), the author wrote the work in 830 H [1426] based on the lectures of Nūr al-Dīn al-Naqqāsh ibn ʻAbd al-Qādir.
-  Nashkī script; 25 lines in written area, 16 x 10 cm.
-  Fol. 1a-12a.
-  Binding: modern cardboard with leather spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: بسم الله الرحمد الرحيم و صلى الله على سيدنا محمد و على آله و صحبه و سلم الحمد لله المعطي لمن اطاع . . . .
Medium
12 leaves (25 lines), bound : paper ; 20 x 15 cm.
Call Number
QB23 .I19 1737
Digital Id
amed0001 200149134 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149134.1
amed0001 200149134 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149134.2
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2008401690


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