al-Maqrīzī, Taqi al-Dīn Abū al-ʿAbbās Aḥmad b. ʿAlī al-ʿUbaydī
Shudhūr al-ʿUqūd fī Dhikr al-Nuqūd
شذور العقود في ذكر النقود
صفحات 14; عدد السطور في الصفحة 19; طول الصفحة 175 ملم; عرض الصفحة 132.5 ملم
Folios 14; Number of lines per page 19; Leaf height 175 mm; Leaf width 132.5 mm
Leaf height 175 mm; Leaf width 132.5 mm
- Text Area
140x 62.5 mm.
- Number of folios
Names (and some important dates) are highlighted in the margins. Manuscript status: in a good condition (though there are some water stains and damage by bookworms). There is a note which suggests that the book is rather written by al-Suyūṭī as the author says that he has consulted the book of Ighāthat al-Ummah [of al-Maqrīzī] [f. 13b]. There is a note (written in 1035 AH) about the exchange rate of currencies from (990-1035 AH) [f.13b]. There is a note about the influence of the scarcity of Egyptian money (fils) on the markets [f.13b]. The folio f.1a has a long note about what is al-Mithqāl.
- Ownership Statement
Ownership stamp of Jamāl al-Dīn b. ʿAbd al-Ghaffār [N?] f.1a
No colophon (Copying date from the library's website)
Inconsistent use of catchwords
Black ink (with some red overlinings).
- Writing material
Papers are not watermarked
- Bibliographic Info
Collection and Call number
Berlin State Library (Staatsbibliothek Berlin) -Ms. Orient. 252
Berlin State Library
- Current classmark
Ms. Orient. 252
- Alternate Classmark