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Khulâsah-i Suwar-i 'Abd al-Rahmân al-Sûfî

Collection Data

Ṣūfī, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn ʻUmar, 903-986 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1640 - 1670 (Approximate)
Place: Persia?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Pers. ms. 25
Constellations -- Early works to 1800
Manuscripts, Persian
Manuscripts, Persian
Islamic illumination of books and manuscripts
Content: 'Constellations are not presented in their normal order and apparently the copyist was following a misbound volume of the work' (Schmitz, p. 133)
Citation/reference: Schmitz, II.21.
Content: Incipit: al-hamdu lillâh al-ahad al-samad wa alihi salawat be-dân kih ka âkib-i thâbitah-yi falak az bisyârî shumârân mumkin nîst ...
Statement of responsibility: by 'Abd al-Rahmân al-Sûfî
Date: Copied mid-seventeenth century, probably in Persia. (Schmitz, p. 133)
Physical Description
Extent: Folios 146-168v., 47 ills. ; 23.5 x 16.6 cm.
Cream paper.
Type of Resource
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fd3718e0-c6cc-012f-da2e-58d385a7bc34
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