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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    MUHAMMAD BIN AHMAD BIN MUHAMMAD IBN GHAZI (D. 1513 AD): MUNIYAT AL-HISAB

    NORTH AFRICA, DATED TUESDAY RABI' II AH 950/JULY-AUGUST 1543 AD

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    MUHAMMAD BIN AHMAD BIN MUHAMMAD IBN GHAZI (D. 1513 AD): MUNIYAT AL-HISAB
    NORTH AFRICA, DATED TUESDAY RABI' II AH 950/JULY-AUGUST 1543 AD
    On mathematics, followed by a work by Al-Qalasadi (d. 1486 AD), Al-daruri fi 'ilm al-mawarith, on inheritance science, Arabic manuscript on paper, 21ff. plus two fly-leaves, each folio with 27ll. of sepia maghribi script, text arranged in two columns between yellow-knotted motifs, titles and important words in red, green or yellow, the first work including two tables and with colophon dated, the following treatise by Al-Qalasadi with 23ll. to the page, including numerous tables, in brown stamped morocco binding
    Folio 7 ¼ x 5 5/8in. (18.5 x 14.3cm.)


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