[Section of Tāj al-lughah wa-ṣiḥāḥ al-ʻArabīyah] [manuscript].
- 203 leaves
- Jawharī, Ismāʻīl ibn Ḥammād, d. 1003?
Volume from a 14th-century copy of a 10th-century dictionary of the Arabic language. Words are indexed by their last root letter, with this volume covering the letters za' to lam. Marginal notes by a reader and proofreader. Later pastedown on inner cover has remedies written in Arabic and Persian.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Layout: Written in 27 long lines.
Script: Written in naskh script.
Decoration: Illuminated title page (f. 1r) in Mamluk style; significant words in red.
Binding: Repaired leather, blind-stamped center medallion and cornerpieces.
Origin: Written in Egypt or Syria in the 14th century.
- Ṣiḥāḥ. Selections
- Edm Type:
- Arabic language Dictionaries.
Traditional medicine Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
- Agg Provider:
- University of Pennsylvania Libraries