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  • Jq085s47m?file=thumbnail
    Creator: أنصاري، زكريا بن محمد،approximately 1423-approximately 1520 and Anṣārī, Zakarīyā ibn Muḥammad, approximately 1423-approximately 1520, author
    Date: 1667 and 1078
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript leaf.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 21 lines per page in naskh script on heavy glazed, laid European paper. A few marginal notes. Original poem in red. Slight water damage and small tears in the margins.;Explicit: وافضل الصلاة والسلام على النبي المصطفى سيد الانام اي الخلق صلى الله عليه وسلم كلما ذكره الذاكرون وعقل عن ذكره الغافلون والحمد لله على كل حال.;Final leaf from a commentary on al-ʻIrāqī's Alfīyat al-ḥadīth, itself a versification of a collection ḥadīth by Ibn al-Ṣalāḥ al-Shahrazūrī (d. 1245); the fragment contains verses 997-1002. A note on the verso states that the commentator completed the work on 10 Rajab 896 H [19 May 1491].
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  • 7s75dk84v?file=thumbnail
    Creator: Khuḍarī, Muḥammad, 1798-1870 or 1871, author and خضري، محمد،1798-1870 or 1871
    Date: 1830?/1859?
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript leaf.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 30 lines per page in maghribī script on glazed, laid European paper. Recto blank. Small tears along edges and some staining.;Incipit: نحمدك اللهم يا من تفضل على من نحا نحوه بتواتر خلاصة نعمه الكافية . . .;Opening page of a gloss on Ibn ʻAqīl's commentary on Alfīyat Ibn Mālik. The author completed this work on 11 Rabīʻ 2 1250 H (17 August 1834) (al-Murādī, page 176).
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  • 9z903624h?file=thumbnail
    Creator: ماوردي، علي بن محمد،974?-1058 and Māwardī, ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad, 974?-1058, author
    Date: 13uu/14uu
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript leaf.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 21 lines per page in naskh script on heavy Arabic paper. Text fully vocalized; catchwords. Keywords in green with red vocalization. Marginal notes on recto. Edges of leaf are ragged, causing slight loss of both main and marginal text.;Incipit: أن تظهروا فارس على الروم لأنهم اهل أوثان قال بن شهاب فغلبت فارس الروم فسر بذ[لك] المشركون . . .;Fragment from al Māwardī's Tafsīr: on Sūrat al-Rūm, verses 1-7.
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  • 000005949?file=thumbnail
    Date: 1700/1799?
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript codexes.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 11-12 lines per page, written in Sūdānī on heavy glazed, laid European paper (shield watermark?). Approximately 25 leaves per volume. Red punctuation marks; verses marked by three red dots; catchwords. Not all surahs marked with title; when written, surah headings are in red and appear to have been added by a later hand. Text fully vocalized. First few words of some volumes in red if text does not begin with the basmalah. On leaves 23a-b, volume 18; page 2 of cover of volume 24; and leaf 2b, volume 29 are practice copies of Sūrat al-Fātiḥah written in a crude hand. Volume 29 bound out of order; correct sequence of leaves is 5, 1, 4, 6-23, 3, 2. Some volumes end with "ṣadaqa Allāh al-aẓīm . . . " Damp staining around margins. Originally housed in leather case measuring 12. 5 x 29 x 17. 6 cm.;Waqf notice in some volumes (3, 5-9, 12, 18-19, 21-26): "Waqafat'hu Fāṭimah lillāh taʻalá fa-yakūnu al-thawāb li-ummihā" or a shortened version thereof.;An incomplete multivolume manuscript of the Qurʼān from Harar; previously owned by a woman named Fāṭimah. Each volume contains one juzʼ; the last juzʼ is lacking.;Loose in stiffened maroon leather wrappers with flaps; blind-stamped central mandorla and pendants; tooled border. Paper doublures.
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  • 2r36v5088?file=thumbnail
    Date: 1700/1799?
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript codexes.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 11-12 lines per page, written in Sūdānī on heavy glazed, laid European paper (shield watermark?). Approximately 25 leaves per volume. Red punctuation marks; verses marked by three red dots; catchwords. Not all surahs marked with title; when written, surah headings are in red and appear to have been added by a later hand. Text fully vocalized. First few words of some volumes in red if text does not begin with the basmalah. On leaves 23a-b, volume 18; page 2 of cover of volume 24; and leaf 2b, volume 29 are practice copies of Sūrat al-Fātiḥah written in a crude hand. Volume 29 bound out of order; correct sequence of leaves is 5, 1, 4, 6-23, 3, 2. Some volumes end with "ṣadaqa Allāh al-aẓīm . . . " Damp staining around margins. Originally housed in leather case measuring 12. 5 x 29 x 17. 6 cm.;Waqf notice in some volumes (3, 5-9, 12, 18-19, 21-26): "Waqafat'hu Fāṭimah lillāh taʻalá fa-yakūnu al-thawāb li-ummihā" or a shortened version thereof.;An incomplete multivolume manuscript of the Qurʼān from Harar; previously owned by a woman named Fāṭimah. Each volume contains one juzʼ; the last juzʼ is lacking.;Loose in stiffened maroon leather wrappers with flaps; blind-stamped central mandorla and pendants; tooled border. Paper doublures.
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  • Sn00b513x?file=thumbnail
    Date: 1700/1799?
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript codexes.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 11-12 lines per page, written in Sūdānī on heavy glazed, laid European paper (shield watermark?). Approximately 25 leaves per volume. Red punctuation marks; verses marked by three red dots; catchwords. Not all surahs marked with title; when written, surah headings are in red and appear to have been added by a later hand. Text fully vocalized. First few words of some volumes in red if text does not begin with the basmalah. On leaves 23a-b, volume 18; page 2 of cover of volume 24; and leaf 2b, volume 29 are practice copies of Sūrat al-Fātiḥah written in a crude hand. Volume 29 bound out of order; correct sequence of leaves is 5, 1, 4, 6-23, 3, 2. Some volumes end with "ṣadaqa Allāh al-aẓīm . . . " Damp staining around margins. Originally housed in leather case measuring 12. 5 x 29 x 17. 6 cm.;Waqf notice in some volumes (3, 5-9, 12, 18-19, 21-26): "Waqafat'hu Fāṭimah lillāh taʻalá fa-yakūnu al-thawāb li-ummihā" or a shortened version thereof.;An incomplete multivolume manuscript of the Qurʼān from Harar; previously owned by a woman named Fāṭimah. Each volume contains one juzʼ; the last juzʼ is lacking.;Loose in stiffened maroon leather wrappers with flaps; blind-stamped central mandorla and pendants; tooled border. Paper doublures.
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  • 6m311w40d?file=thumbnail
    Date: 1700/1799?
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript codexes.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 11-12 lines per page, written in Sūdānī on heavy glazed, laid European paper (shield watermark?). Approximately 25 leaves per volume. Red punctuation marks; verses marked by three red dots; catchwords. Not all surahs marked with title; when written, surah headings are in red and appear to have been added by a later hand. Text fully vocalized. First few words of some volumes in red if text does not begin with the basmalah. On leaves 23a-b, volume 18; page 2 of cover of volume 24; and leaf 2b, volume 29 are practice copies of Sūrat al-Fātiḥah written in a crude hand. Volume 29 bound out of order; correct sequence of leaves is 5, 1, 4, 6-23, 3, 2. Some volumes end with "ṣadaqa Allāh al-aẓīm . . . " Damp staining around margins. Originally housed in leather case measuring 12. 5 x 29 x 17. 6 cm.;Waqf notice in some volumes (3, 5-9, 12, 18-19, 21-26): "Waqafat'hu Fāṭimah lillāh taʻalá fa-yakūnu al-thawāb li-ummihā" or a shortened version thereof.;An incomplete multivolume manuscript of the Qurʼān from Harar; previously owned by a woman named Fāṭimah. Each volume contains one juzʼ; the last juzʼ is lacking.;Loose in stiffened maroon leather wrappers with flaps; blind-stamped central mandorla and pendants; tooled border. Paper doublures.
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  • Zp38wm16v?file=thumbnail
    Date: uuuu
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript leaf.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 4 lines in indifferent nastaʻlīq script, on Arabic paper. Fourth line almost completely torn away. Some insect damage. Verso blank.;A manuscript fragment in Arabic, possibly part of a letter.
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  • V405sh73d?file=thumbnail
    Date: uuuu
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript leaf.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 1 line in indifferent naskh script, on Arabic paper. Torn away across bottom and top; verso blank.;A manuscript fragment which appears to consist of personal notes.
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  • Fj236870j?file=thumbnail
    Date: uuuu
    Contributing Institution: Duke University Libraries
    Description: Manuscript leaf.;Title devised by cataloger.;Physical description: 3-4 lines in indifferent naskh script, on Arabic paper. Torn away across top and bottom; some insect damage.
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