Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Rylands Genizah
Reference number:
B 2597 - 1 & B 4094 - 1
Obverse:
B 2597 - 2 & B 4094 - 2
Image Number:
JRL022699dc
Image Title:
Maimonides autograph
Subject:
Philosophy
Creator Role:
Author
Creator Role:
Scribe
Creator:
Maimonides, Moses (1135-1204)
Source title:
Dalalat al-Ha’irin
Translated source title:
Guide of the Perplexed
Section:
Book II, Chapter 30
Citation reference:
Munk edition, p. 70a9-17
Creation site:
Egypt: Fustat
Date created:
1135-1204
Language:
Arabic
Script:
Hebrew
Support material:
Paper
Item height:
111 mm
Item width:
162 mm
Folio:
1 / 1 leaf, recto
Technique used:
Scripts (writing)
Interrelation fragments:
Join between B 2597, B 4094 and Cambridge, University Library, Or.1081.2.44
From same manuscript:
-Cambridge, University Library, T-S 10Ka4.1
-Cambridge, University Library, Mosseri VIII.35
-New York, Jewish Theological Seminary, ENA 3198.5
Bibliographic Reference:
Hopkins, S., ‘Two new Maimonidean autographs in the John Rylands University Library’, Bulletin of the JRULM 67/2, 1984/5, pp. 710-35. (facs. edition, transcription, translation)
Bibliographic Reference:
Hopkins, S., ‘An unpublished autograph fragment of Maimonides’s Guide of the Perplexed’, Bulletin of the SOAS 50/3, 1987, pp. 465-9. (mentioned)
Bibliographic Reference:
Outhwaite, B. and F. Niessen, ‘A newly discovered autograph fragment of Maimonides’ ‘Guide for the Perplexed’ from the Cairo Genizah’, Journal of Jewish Studies 57/2 (2006), pp. 287-95. (facs. edition)
Notes:
10 lines. Two words in margin correspond to Munk 69b18.
Discovery site:
Egypt: Cairo: Ben Ezra synagogue
Current repository:
The University of Manchester Library, U.K.
Former repository:
Moses Gaster
Type:
Text
Category:
Archives & Manuscripts
Sub-category:
Fragments
Image rights:
University of Manchester
Work rights:
UML
Image technique:
Digital capture by Gten
Date image captured:
2008-05-21
Date: issued:
2009-03
Metadata language:
eng-GB

Maimonides autograph