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Kitab al-samt, on astronomical tables, Egypt, Mamluk, late 14th/early 15th century
Estimate
6,0008,000
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14
Kitab al-samt, on astronomical tables, Egypt, Mamluk, late 14th/early 15th century
Estimate
6,0008,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Kitab al-samt, on astronomical tables, Egypt, Mamluk, late 14th/early 15th century
Arabic manuscript on paper, 34 leaves plus 2 fly-leaves, each page with a table outlined in red, written in black and red naskh script, a bold alphabet letter in red surmounting each table, f.1a with title written against a gold ground within a cartouche, with several ownership notes, in card binding, with flap
17 by 12.4cm.
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Catalogue Note

The colophon on f.34b names Abu al-Hasan ibn Bus al-Misri. Several ownership notes dated to the seventeenth century are written on f.1a.

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