Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Manuscript in Arabic

Identifier: 
exwsms173_bk
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 173
Title: 
Manuscript in Arabic
Alternative Title: 
MS 173
Origin Date: 
1558
Origin Location: 
Sous Region (Morocco)
Description: 
16th century, Arabic manuscript. Unverified information from documentation found with the manuscript: "Contains works by Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah Alhabti and Ibn Albanaa Sarakosti Alfasi. The manuscript is copied by Alhassan Ben Ali Ben Mansour Regraghi Alglaoui. From the year 979 from Hegire (the year 1558 in Gregorian Calendar). Calligraphy: from the Souss."
Extent: 
219 leaves
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Arabic--16th century
Subject: 
Miscellanies
Subject: 
Leather bindings (Bookbinding)
Subject: 
Arabic scripts
Subject: 
Arabic language--Texts
Subject: 
Pasteboard
Language: 
ara
Dimensions: 
190.5 x 165 x 51 mm
Material: 
paper
Material: 
leather
Foliation: 
ff. 1r - 219v
Binding: 
Bound in leather. Upper and lower covers of leather over pasteboards of another manuscript, now visible. Extensive water damage to binding and all leaves with significant loss of text.
Description of Hands: 
1 column of about 26-28 lines in unknown ruling, written in Arabic calligraphy.
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 173, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2018
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/jp2
Rights: 
No known copyright. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the Western Michigan University Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu