Treatise on the theory of music, including division of frets, ratio of intervals, consonance and dissonance, cycles, rhythmic and melodic modes, and the 5-string oud or lute, with an anonymous commentary.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Pagination: Paper, iii + 12 + iii leaves; [1-24]; sporadic modern pagination in pencil, upper right corners.
Layout: Written in 28 long lines, with some diagrams arranged in 2 columns (for example, p. 9-12)
Script: Written in a naskh script.
Decoration: Diagrams and selected characters and words in red ink throughout.
Binding: Rebound in contemporary leather over boards, blind-stamped and blind-tooled.
Origin: Written in the Ottoman Empire in the 16th century.