Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Ibn Jaḥḥāf, Al Ḥusayn Ibn Zayd Ibn ʻAli
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Active 1426
Astronomy, Arab
Ibn Al-ʻAṭṭār, Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
Kashf Al Qināʻ Fī Rasm Al Arba
Manuscripts, Arabic
Washington (D.C.)
Kitab al
Other Title
كتاب اليواقيت في معرفة الموافيت.
Contributor Names
Ibn Jaḥḥāf, al-Ḥusayn ibn Zayd ibn ʻAlī.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Ibn al-ʻAṭṭār, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad,--active 1426.--Kashf al-qināʻ fī rasm al-arbāʻ
-  Astronomy, Arab
-  Ephemerides
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Ms.
-  Arabic.
-  Purchase ; Mahmud al-Mansuri ; 1945.
-  Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks; some leaves repaired, dark stains on edges of paper. Last few leaves missing. Black and red ink on title page; black, red, green and yellow in text. Occasional diacritical marks. Notes on title page and marginal notes. Catchwords on rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-773.
-  Manuscript has 12 pages of tables followed by 2 pages of notes from Kashf al-qinaʻ fī rasm al-arbāʻ; this section has pages missing. Note in a second hand on the title page says that the author was [an astronomer?] for the Fatimid Caliph al-Ḥākim bi-ʼAmr Allāh (d. 411 AH/1021 AD).
-  Naskhī script; 33 lines in written area, 18 x 9 cm.
-  Tables (fol. 1b-7b).
-  Fol. 1a - 8b.
-  Manuscript formerly owned by Muḥammad ʻAlī ibn Ẓāhir al-Watarī.
-  Binding: new cardboard covered with cloth; leather spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: و هذه البيتين في معرفة كسوف الشمس و خسوف القمر في المنادل (؟) . . .
8 leaves (33 lines), bound : paper ; 20 x 15 cm.
Call Number
QB23 .I1934 1900z
Digital Id
amed0001 200149152
amed0001 200149152
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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