Manuscript/Mixed Material Arabic manuscript by Sheikh Sana See.

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Title
Arabic manuscript by Sheikh Sana See.
Contributor Names
Sana See, Sheikh, author.
Dwight, Theodore, 1796-1866, former owner.
Hicks, Frederick, active 1862, correspondent.
Omar ibn Said Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[around 1850?]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Manuscript.
-  Arabic.
-  Title assigned by cataloger.
-  Written by Shaykh Bāsāk Tām Yāsīn(?)
-  At head of the first column (right side): "Received from Mr. Frederick Hicks at Panama."
-  Purchased from Sotheby's London, 30 June 2017.
-  Written in Panama.
-  Paper; blue laid paper lined in blue with large blind stamp of a dragon(?); dark and lighter brown inks vocalic markings in magenta ink; text is in two columns.
-  Maghribī script; 16 lines in written area 26.5 x 13 cm.
-  1 folded sheet.
-  Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم صلى الله على سيدنا محمد نبيه وع. اله وصحبه وسلم تسليما ثقيلا ...
-  Explicit/Colophon: ...تمت بحمد الله كتابه له الشيخ باساك(؟) تام يس.
Medium
1 sheet, originally folded (16 lines), paper ; 40 x 31.3 folded to 31.3 x 20.3 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
E445.N8 O43, no. 36
Library of Congress Control Number
2018371876
Online Format
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Description
Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Manuscript. Arabic. Title assigned by cataloger. Written by Shaykh Bāsāk Tām Yāsīn(?) At head of the first column (right side): "Received from Mr. Frederick Hicks at Panama." Purchased from Sotheby's London, 30 June 2017. Written in Panama. Paper; blue laid paper lined in blue with large blind stamp of a dragon(?); dark and lighter brown inks vocalic markings in magenta ink; text is in two columns. Maghribī script; 16 lines in written area 26.5 x 13 cm. 1 folded sheet. Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم صلى الله على سيدنا محمد نبيه وع. اله وصحبه وسلم تسليما ثقيلا ... Explicit/Colophon: ...تمت بحمد الله كتابه له الشيخ باساك(؟) تام يس.
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Sana See, Sheikh, Author, Theodore Dwight, Frederick Hicks, and Omar Ibn Said Collection. Arabic manuscript by Sheikh Sana See. [Around ?, 1850] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2018371876/.

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Sana See, S., Dwight, T., Hicks, F. & Omar Ibn Said Collection. (1850) Arabic manuscript by Sheikh Sana See. [Around ?] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2018371876/.

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Sana See, Sheikh, Author, et al. Arabic manuscript by Sheikh Sana See. [Around ?, 1850] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018371876/>.